Hummingbird Frenzy In West Texas!


With fall migration in full effect, watch thousands of hummingbirds flutter through the Davis Mountains.

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September 20, 2017

Male and Female Downy Woodpeckers Share Suet

A pair of male and female Downy Woodpeckers shared the suet Feeder on the Cornell Lab FeederWatch cam this morning. Males are adorned with a small red patch on the back of their heads, whereas females have a purely black and white striped head. Can you tell who's who in this clip? 

September 20, 2017

Cornell Hawks Cams Back Online!

After a summer of troubleshooting and downtime, we are happy to announce that the cams are now connected to campus via a fiber optic link, and everything is back up and working. We know that the audio is scratchy at the Fernow nest and are planning a replacement this Fall, and the new PTZ cam on the Weill Hall nest is 1080p, so check it out! 

September 19, 2017

Two Mourning Doves Pick Over The Patio On The Cornell Feeders

Did you know that seeds make up 99 percent of a Mourning Doves diet? These graceful birds spend most of their time foraging on the ground for wild grasses, weeds, and agricultural crops—but they aren't bashful when a tray full of peanuts, sunflower seeds, and tree nuts is available!