Family Art Project: Birding and Technology: An Intro to Citizen Science

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July 28, 2013


Wave Hill


Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult

Grounds admission: $8; $4 students/seniors; $2 children ages 6-18

Event description: Even novice birders can participate in scientific research by observing and collecting data on local birds. Naturalist Gabriel Willow guides participants in recording bird sightings at Wave Hill, and then submitting their observations to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. iPhones or iPads not required but recommended. Ages 12 and older welcome with an adult. Space is limited. Registration recommended, online at, by calling 718-549-3200 x305, or at the Perkins Visitor Center.

Address: West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
Bronx, NY 10471
Phone: 718-549-3200

About Wave Hill

Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts.


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