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of Ornithology Today

Your membership fuels discoveries to make the planet a better place for birds, for all wildlife, and for people.

Photo: Calliope Hummingbird by Mike Wisnicki

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Supporter

Receive Living Bird Magazine.

$44

Receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Family

Receive grocery tote bag.

$60

Shop in eco-friendly style. You’ll receive one of our beautiful grocery tote bags featuring custom artwork from our esteemed Bartels Science Illustrators.

Also receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Grocery Tote Bag
Grocery Tote Bags
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Contributor

Receive Cornell Lab coasters.

$84

Share your Cornell Lab pride while protecting surfaces with our member coasters featuring our logo inspired by the work of renowned artist Charley Harper. Set of 4.

Also receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Cornell Lab Coasters
Cornell Lab Coasters
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Guardian

Receive coffee mug.

$120

Add a little joy to your morning with this elegant porcelain mug featuring Black-capped Chickadees by our Bartels Science Illustrator Megan Bishop.

Also receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Coffee Mug
Coffee Mug
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Patron

Receive neck gaiter.

$250

Wear this versatile neck gaiter during your next birding adventure, or even if you’re just out for a walk outside, featuring photography by George Forsyth from our Macaulay Library collection.

Also receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Neck Gaiter
Neck gaiter
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Sponsor

Receive canvas tote bag.

$500

This stylish oversized canvas logo tote goes everywhere and holds everything. Use it for birding, picnicking, beachgoing—all your outdoor fun.

Also receive Living Bird, our award-winning, members-only magazine.

Canvas Tote Bag
Canvas Tote Bag
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Golden-Wing Society: Benefactor

YOUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

$1,000

YOUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • A subscription to our award-winning Living Bird magazine and an exclusive monthly Golden-wing Society eNewsletter.
  • Your personal Golden-wing Society Manager and Lab representative, Erin Pierce, accessible by phone or email.
  • An invitation to join Lab experts on a private birding eco-tour at Little St. Simons Island, Georgia when our travel programs resume.
  • An exclusive invitation to join us for the virtual sessions of our Weekend at Sapsucker Woods event, featuring insider-only online presentations with our staff, faculty, and students designed to enrich your relationship to birds and nature.
  • Advanced notice of special Cornell Lab workshops and other special events.
Golden-Wing Society: Benefactor
Golden-Wing Society: Benefactor
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Golden-Wing Society: Partner

PARTNERS RECEIVE ALL BENEFACTOR BENEFITS, PLUS:

$2,500

PARTNERS RECEIVE ALL BENEFACTOR BENEFITS, PLUS:

  • A complimentary subscription to Birds of the World online—the most comprehensive reference for the life histories of bird species that breed in the United States and Canada.
  • Invitations to additional birding trips created exclusively for Golden-wing Society Partners and Leaders.
  • An invitation to attend Weekend at Sapsucker Woods at the Lab in Ithaca, NY and enjoy a three-day getaway filled with fun training, unique field trips and more.
Golden-Wing Society: Partner
Golden-Wing Society: Partner
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Golden-Wing Society: Leader

LEADERS RECEIVE ALL PARTNER BENEFITS, PLUS:

$5,000

Leaders receive all above Partner benefits, plus:

  • Private behind-the-scenes tour for you and up to six guests at the Lab’s headquarters in Sapsucker Woods when tours resume.
  • Complimentary access to a Bird Academy course of your choice—the Cornell Lab’s acclaimed educational program for lifelong learners.
  • Insider-only updates and access to cutting edge research from the Lab’s faculty, staff, and students.
Golden-Wing Society: Leader
Golden-Wing Society: Leader
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine
 

Chairman’s Council

An inspiring group of friends who provide leadership and vital support to the Lab.

$10,000

All Chairman’s Council members receive the following:

  • A personal contact at the Lab to answer questions and provide resources.
  • Direct access to Lab faculty, staff, and student scientists.
  • Insider access to events, news stories, and innovative research findings from the Lab’s top-notch faculty, staff, and student scientists.
  • Access to the exclusive Chairman’s Council website, featuring news items from around the Lab, access to publications and multi-media, Lab leader biographies, and more.
  • An exclusive monthly Chairman’s Council newsletter that includes the Lab’s staff news-letter, The CLUE.
  • Invitations to Lab events and trips—including the annual Weekend at Sapsucker Woods, (a three-day exclusive getaway at Sapsucker Woods filled with birder training, field trips, and special activities) and an ecotour at Little St. Simons Island, Georgia.
  • A private behind-the-scenes tour of the Cornell Lab for you and up to six guests.
  • A complimentary subscription to Birds of the World—the definitive online reference database with comprehensive life histories for all bird species and families.
  • A special gift from the Lab.
  • Discounts available for Bird Academy courses, Project FeederWatch, and Wild Birds Unlimited.
Chairman’s Council
Chairman’s Council
Living Bird Magazine
Living Bird Magazine

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