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 …

AOS & BC 2022 Student Presentation Awards Competition

Applications are due by Sunday, 1 May 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (ET) through the AOS Member Portal. Both the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC) will be giving Student Presentation Awards for oral presentations and posters as part of the 2022 joint conference. AOS will be giving 10 awards, and BirdsCaribbean will be giving …

Call for Roundtable Discussions

Submission deadline extended to 22 January 2022.  We seek a varied suite of proposals for roundtable discussions at the 2022 joint conference of the American Ornithological Society and BirdsCaribbean, with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico, 27 June–2 July 2022. Proposals should address timely topics highlighting exciting advances in ornithological research, management, education, and …

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