Designed for beginner and intermediate bird watchers, Merlin Bird ID is an iPhone and iPad app for identifying birds designed by the by Cornell Lab of Ornithology. This free bird identifier app helps you figure out exactly which bird you have just seen.
Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab of Ornithology works by asking you some questions and then identifying the bird or listing out several birds based on your answers.
You can pick out the bird you wish to know about and find out lots of details such as photographs, songs, and ways to identify it in the future.
Continue reading our Merling Bird ID app review and let us know if you think it's one of the best iPhone apps for birdwatching.
Use location services and date tools to procure the most likely bird ID
View over 1000 photos of the male, female, and juvenile birds
Learn to identify birds using tips from the experts at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Listen to beautiful bird songs and calls from the Cornell Lab’s Macaulay Library
Only helps identify birds within the U.S. and Canada (not including Hawaii)
Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab of Ornithology is an awesome iPhone and iPad app for all bird enthusiasts, helping you get a better understanding of the flying fauna in your neighborhood. I would highly recommend getting this app and trying it out.
Neha has been writing and editing since 2010 and has been reviewing iOS apps since early 2014. She has lived in four different countries and loves having the world at her fingertips thanks to these awesome apps.