August photo contest winners (1st place tie): American White Pelican by Nicole George and Western Grebes by Howard West
Save the date: September 11-13, 2020 OBA annual meeting in Astoria
OBA will join with the Washington Ornithological Society, for our first ever joint meeting.
Field trips will be in Oregon and Washington plus there will be pelagic outings.
The keynote speaker will be John W. Fitzpatrick, Executive Director of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Go Birding in Oregon
Oregon Birders OnLine (OBOL)
OBOL is a listserv dedicated to birding in Oregon, including rare bird alerts, species locations, and upcoming events. All are welcome to subscribe and participate in sightings and discussions.
After subscribing you may post to OBOL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership in OBA brings you:
- Oregon Birds, OBA’s biannual journal with news updates, status and identification of Oregon’s birds, stories about birding, and photos of rare Oregon birds.
- Annual Meetings held at some of Oregon’s top birding spots include keynote speakers and local birding.
- Field Trips for OBA members led by expert birders at locations all around Oregon.
Fund for Ornithology
OBA is pleased to announce grants of up to $1,000 each for projects that further knowledge, education, enjoyment and science about birds and birding in Oregon. Learn about recent awards or apply for a grant.
Oregon Birds Journal
Oregon Birds is published twice a year and mailed to OBA members. The spring issue has statewide bird sightings and photos of rare birds. The fall issue features articles on birds and birding in Oregon.