The Cornell Lab at Global BirdFair 2024

Meet the eBird and Merlin team at Global BirdFair this July 12 – 14!

We’re excited to be at the 2024 Global BirdFair at Lyndon Top, Rutland, England. Come say hello, ask questions, give feedback, and get stickers and other giveaways! Find us by Swarovski in the Falcon Marquee.

Learn more about Global BirdFair and get your tickets here!

Join us for one of our workshops or lectures during the event:

Friday, July 12

  • 2:00 pm – Behind the Scenes of Merlin Sound ID (Owl Workshop)
  • 5:00 pm – Meet & Greet – Young Conservationists Careers Networking Session

Saturday, July 13

  • 11:00 am – Bird ID Trivia: Merlin vs. Birders (Osprey Events Stage)
  • 12:30 pm – Birds of the World (Avocet Stage)
  • 2:00 pm – Planning your next birding trip with eBird (Owl Workshop)
  • 4:30 pm – eBirder of the Global BirdFair prize drawing (Zeiss stand, Falcon Marquee)

Sunday, July 14

  • 10:00 am – Science and Community Together in Birds of The World: the case of Chile (Plover Stage)
  • 2:00 pm – Introduction to recording bird song (OWL Workshop)

Win new binoculars!

Who will be the eBirder of the Global BirdFair?

This year at Global BirdFair, use eBird in Rutland County over 12 – 13 July for a chance to win a new ZEISS SFL30 binocular.

How to play:
Every complete eBird checklist submitted in Rutland County during 12 – 13 July 2024 gives you once chance to win: more lists, more chances to win!

Prize & Drawing:
At Global BirdFair on Saturday 13 July, at 4:30 pm at the Zeiss stand in the Falcon Marquee, a single grand prize winner will be awarded a Zeiss SFL30 binocular. Thank you to Carl Zeiss Sports Optics for their sponsorship of this contest and prize.

Have fun, and see some great birds!