Author: Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant

“The Unexpected” BirdSpotter People’s Choice Winner!

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- March 20, 2019

| Short-eared Surprise by Walt Cochran | Congratulations to our seventh and penultimate BirdSpotter People’s Choice winner, Walt Cochran of Gardner, Kansas! Walt garnered the ... Read More

2018-2019 BirdSpotter Grand Prize Winners!

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- March 16, 2019

|Mourna Lisa by Ostdrossel| This year’s Birdspotter contest was, again, full of bright, creative, and beautiful photos of birds. We received well over 2,000 entries ... Read More

“Boring is Beautiful” BirdSpotter Judges’ Choice Winner!

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- March 11, 2019

| Red-winged Blackbird by Muhammad Arif | Congratulations to our BirdSpotter Judges’ Choice winner for the “Boring is Beautiful” category, Muhammad Arif, for this shot ... Read More

An Ode to Juncos: BirdSpotter Data Entry Winner

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- March 6, 2019

| Dark-eyed Junco by Gary Mueller | For the third season in a row, Cornell Lab and our sponsor Wild Birds Unlimited are rewarding registered ... Read More

“Boring is Beautiful” BirdSpotter People’s Choice Winner!

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- March 1, 2019

| Mourna Lisa by Ostdrossel | Congratulations to our BirdSpotter People’s Choice winner, Ostdrossel of Macomb, MI, for this portrait of a Mourning Dove! She ... Read More

“The Unexpected” BirdSpotter Judges’ Choice Winner

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- February 25, 2019

| Leucistic Black-chinned Hummingbird by Vineeth Radhakrishnan | Congratulations to our BirdSpotter Judges’ Choice winner, Vineeth Radhakrishnan of Kerrville, Texas, for this ghostly shot of ... Read More

FeederWatch in the Classroom: Sparking a Love for Birds

Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant- February 20, 2019

Students at Nut Swamp Elementary observing their feeder station This season’s BirdSpotter contest is celebrating teachers and students who love birds. Congratulations to our final ... Read More