About Photo ID

Merlin Photo ID is down for maintenance.

Help us train the next generation of Merlin Bird Photo ID

Merlin Photo ID is temporarily down for maintenance and upgrades. In the meantime, you can help us train the next generation of photo ID tools by teaching the model how to recognize where the bird is in a photo. Click Get Started to give it a try!

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The Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Visipedia are collaborating to develop computer vision technology to identify birds in photos.

Note: Merlin Bird Photo ID does not work on tablets or mobile devices at this time. For best results, please use a computer with a recent version of Chrome or Safari.