Creating a Culture of Inclusion and Belonging at AOS & BC 2022

| Español | As a science, ornithology—and ornithologists—revel in diversity and understand its significance for innovation, evolution, and resilience. Ornithology has a checkered past and thus ornithologists today don’t fully represent the human diversity of our world. The American Ornithological Society (AOS) is working hard to change that. As part of our continued commitment to making ornithology …

AOS & BC Conference T-shirt design spotlights endemic birds of Puerto Rico

We’re excited to present the T-shirt design for the AOS & BC 2022 Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, this summer. This year’s design was conceptualized by Gabriel Lugo, past president of the Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, Inc. (SOPI) and tour guide for Wildside Nature Tours, Inc., and features the endemic birds of Puerto Rico in …

Registration Now Open for AOS & BC 2022!

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for American Ornithology & BirdsCaribbean 2022 (AOS & BC 2022), a joint conference of the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC) with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, to be held 27 June–1 July 2022 in San Juan at the Puerto …

Call for Abstracts for the AOS & BC 2022 Early Professionals Mini-Talk Symposium

Submission Deadline: May 1, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. ET We invite you to submit an abstract for consideration as a presentation in the 7th Annual Early Professionals Mini-Talk Symposium at the joint conference of the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC), partnering with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña. The conference …

Stories of Resilience and Action in Ornithology

STORY SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 1 MAY (DEADLINE EXTENDED) Please join your friends and colleagues for an evening of laughter, tears, and joy as we listen to five captivating stories that reflect the diversity of experiences within our ornithological community. For this engaging event, we are seeking uplifting stories that express the theme of this year’s conference, …

Registration for AOS & BC 2022 opening soon!

We hope you’re as excited as we are about gathering this summer for AOS & BC 2022 in Puerto Rico! We anticipate announcing registration information in mid-to-late late February 2022. We’ve received a few inquiries about anticipated registration costs for our meeting this year.

We’ll see you in Puerto Rico!

| Español | ¡Bienvenidos! All systems are ‘go’ for AOS & BC 2022. We are continuing to plan an exciting, lively, informative, safe, and long overdue in-person reunion of ornithologists at our conference this summer in San Juan, Puerto Rico. We hope you’ll join us! 10 reasons to attend AOS & BC 2022 SAFETY – …

Call for Workshops & Training Opportunities

NOTE: Proposal submission deadline extended to 4 January 2022. We seek a varied suite of proposals for workshops and training opportunities at the 2022 joint conference of the American Ornithological Society and BirdsCaribbean (AOS & BC 2022), with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on 27 June–2 July 2022. Our aim is to …

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