Minutes – April 20, 2017

7:30 PM Academy of Natural Sciences Meeting called by President Martin Dellwo Secretary: Linda Widdop Attendees: 34 Guests: Sally O’Byrne, Jennifer Holmes, Bob Berghaier Opening Remarks Martin Dellwo Marty Dellwo calls the meeting to order and welcomes members and guests. Minutes from last meeting approved by membership Committee Reports Membership: Bonnie Witmer Bonnie Witmer announces new member applications and welcomes …

2017 Philadelphia Mid-winter Bird Census Report

The 2017 Philadelphia Mid-winter Bird Census Report is now available here. Ninety-two participants organized in 35 parties took part in the 2017 census recording 98 species and 20,400 individuals.

Barb Bassett – Billings 2016 Award Winner

DVOC congratulates Barb Bassett, the winner of the 2016 Bob Billings Big Year Award. Barb saw 317 species of birds in the DVOC program area in 2016 – quite an accomplishment! Included in her total were 6 species not seen previously in this event: White-faced Storm-Petrel, Great Skua, Fork-tailed Flycatcher, Rock Wren, Mountain Bluebird and Varied Thrush. Barb was presented …

Minutes – April 6, 2017

7:30 PM Academy of Natural Sciences Meeting called by President Martin Dellwo Secretary: Linda Widdop Attendees: 18 Guests: Karen Walter Opening Remarks Martin Dellwo Marty Dellwo calls the meeting to order and welcomes members and guests. Minutes from last meeting approved by membership Committee Reports Billings Big Year: Art McMorris Presentation of the 2016 award to be presented during the …