Birds in and around Ithaca and the Cayuga Lake Basin

Watching birds in the Ithaca Area for exactly 100 years


All arriving passengers to Colombia should either have a negative result from a Covid-19 PCR test taken no more than 96 hours before departing; take a test upon arrival and quarantine waiting for a negative result; or quarantine for 14 days. Additional details here.

Zoom Social Hour: First Monday of each month, 7:30pm. Register for March 1 social at:

Monthly Webinar: Second Monday of each month, 7:30pm. Free and open to the public. See Webinars Page.

Field Trips: cancelled due to COVID-19, but we will re-evaluate in March 2021. Check the calendar and newsletter for updates.

Sapsucker Woods Beginner Bird Walks (Saturday and Sunday mornings): cancelled due to COVID-19.

Annual Picnic (June 14, 2021): status to be determined.

Christmas Bird Count 2021: information and results.

COVID-19: Cayuga Bird Club in-person gatherings are cancelled until further noticeWhen we are able to hold outdoor events again, we will update the club's calendar and notify members. In the meantime, we hope that you will all be able to enjoy birds in your own neighborhoods and nearby natural areas on your own, while staying safe.