Survey on Bird Conservation Behavior

Dr. Terry Rich is a life-long birder and professional ornithologist and is currently a PhD candidate in Public Policy at Boise State University. His research is focused on how birders contribute to bird conservation and the results will be used to improve public policies for bird conservation. He is asking DVOC members to complete an online survey so that he …

Minutes – May 2, 2019

Delaware Valley Ornithological Club Time: 7:36pm Call To Order: President: Marty Dellwo (for George Armistead)VP: Linda Widdop; Secretary: Gregg Gorton Attendees: Members present: 20; guests: Reports from Council:  none Committee Reports: Membership: Bonnie Witmer New member: Eva Marie Shahade (present with her niece, Janey) New applicant: Carol Haufler; Carol Beam Field Trips: Linda Widdop Discovery Center Bird Walk May 4, …

CNC 2019 Results

After 4 hectic days of making observations for the CNC and one week of IDing all those observations, the results of the City Nature Challenge are officially here! Philadelphia finished 23rd in observations, 24th in species and 16th in observers out of a total of 159 cities! For cities with an area between 5000 and 10000 sq km, we finished …

Minutes – April 18, 2019

Delaware Valley Ornithological Club Time: 7:34pm Call To Order: President: George ArmisteadVP: Linda Widdop; Secretary: Gregg Gorton Attendees: Members present: 54; 16 guests: Mariel Taggart, Ray Codair, Eileen Ming, Seamus Hood, John Hill, Jessica Thomas, Steve Verde, Michael Rodes, Rachael Small, Susan Lindee, Valerie F., Breanne McGovern, Isaac Murphy, Sara Busch, Mike Hemcher Reports from Council:  none Committee Reports: Membership: …