The World of Birding in One Place!

American Birding Expo Sept 21-23 Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at the Oaks The American Birding Expo is North America’s most extensive gathering of birding-related products, services, companies, destinations, and organizations. That’s why we call it “the world of birding in one place!” Whether you’re a world-traveling bird chaser, just starting out as a bird watcher, or only interested in the …

World Series of Birding 2018

On May 12th the Delaware Valley Ornithological Club with The American Birding Association and Steiner Optics will field a team competing in New Jersey Audubon’s World Series of Birding Carbon Footprint Challenge. Katrina Rakowski, Jeff Gorden, Bull Gervasi, and Tony Croasdale will bicycle for 24 hours attempting to identify as many bird species by sight and sound as possible. This …

2018 Philadelphia Mid-winter Bird Census Report

The 2018 Philadelphia Mid-winter Bird Census Report is now available here. Sixty nine participants organized in 34 parties took part in the 2018 census recording 93 species and 21,046 individuals.

CMBO Optics Sale on April 14 & 15

The CMBO optics sale will be happening on Saturday and Sunday, April 14 & 15 from 9 am – 5pm. See attached flyer for more details. NJA – 23rd Annual Optics Sale Ad – Full Color – 2.23 x 4.5 (v3)2 CMBO 23rd Optics Sale release

Annual Meeting Potluck

UPDATE: The meeting is now on January 11, 2018, same place and same time. Since the founding of our club in 1890, the first meeting of every year has been the “Members’ Meeting.” The meeting on January 4, 2018 January 11, 2018 will feature the Annual Election of Officers and Council members, election of Fellows and Honorary Members, reports by …

DVOC Photography Night

Start sorting through your photos and find your inner artist! The annual DVOC photography contest will be here before you know it. Submit your best photos to compete for prizes, then all are welcome to join us on December 21st to see our fellow members’ finest photography work. This is always a fun meeting and will be even better this …

Banquet Committee Chairperson Needed

After organizing an excellent DVOC banquet in 2016, will be stepping aside as Chair of the Banquet Committee for personal reasons. Council would like to recognize and thank Brittany for her work leading the committee, and for continuing to advise and assist the committee. We also ask all club members to consider stepping forward and volunteering for this important planning …

Field Trip Leaders Required

Please contact with field trips in the region you’d like to lead and or like to see us run. We need more leaders for trips outside of Philadelphia. Tony.croasdale@gmail.com