How does a fungal ecologist end up getting a grant from an ornithological society?
Author: AOS Staff
If you were to go birdwatching along a forested trail during the Florida winter, chances are you wouldn’t encounter much at first.
How can AOS’s publications program can best respond to the revolutionary changes currently underway in scientific publishing?
In many bird species, the eggs in a clutch don’t necessarily hatch at the same time, creating a hierarchy of size within broods.
In the Pacific Northwest, the range expansion of Barred Owls has already contributed to a conservation crisis for Northern Spotted Owls.
These awards provide one year of free membership to students who have not previously been members of the society.
You have probably heard the startling impact of a bird hitting a glass pane, or perhaps you’ve come across a dead bird beneath a window. While the effect on the bird was lethal, you were likely affected by that event too.
If you’re a predator that eats baby birds — say, an American Crow — eavesdropping on the begging calls of nestlings can be an easy way to find your next meal.
Every museum has its “greatest hits” tour — those specimens steeped in museum lore that you show off to visitors.
My earliest memory of participating in the creation of the Rainbow Lorikeets is set in a semi-crowded social hour at the 2019 AOS meeting in Anchorage.