How to Report Ivory-billed Woodpecker Sightings

Have you seen an Ivory-billed Woodpecker in Florida? Find out how to report your information to the sightings database at Cornell University.

The Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, in conjunction with its partners, including the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, is gathering historic and current information about possible sightings of Ivory-billed Woodpeckers. Reports will be compiled and reviewed to inform future search and conservation efforts.

To submit a sighting of an Ivory-billed Woodpecker, please select the link below:
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/ivory/identifying/



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