This website is
intended for the general public to understand
some basic differences between human and bird vision,
and to learn about the diversity of visual systems in
contents are focused on two aspects of the bird visual
systems: visual fields and head movements. We will
include modules on visual acuity and color vision in the
You can learn about
each module by following the links on the left.
We also offer
to schools about bird vision. These talks are free. Do
not hesitate to contact
us to schedule one.
would like to have more specialized information about
vision in mammals and birds, please, have a look at the
Thank you for your interest.
Dr. Esteban Fernandez-Juricic
Department of Biological Sciences