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2018 NYSOA 71st Annual Meeting and NYS Birders Conference

posted Jul 14, 2018, 6:05 AM by Arie Gilbert


This year’s New York State Ornithological Association Annual Meeting will be held Friday-Sunday October 5-7 in the Rochester suburb of Henrietta, NY, hosted by Burroughs Audubon Nature Club and Rochester Birding Association. This conference will be chock-full of exciting field trips, terrific speakers, a Friday night buffet followed by two workshops, and a Saturday evening banquet featuring keynote speaker Greg Miller, the birder whose Big Year was the basis of the movie and book, The Big Year.
 
The early-bird deadline to register is fast approaching - August 15. 
For details about the meeting and to print registration forms, visit www.nybirds.org or www.bancny.org.  

ONLINE REGISTRATION can be found here:    https://rochesterbirding.com/nysoa-reg/
DIRECT LINK TO PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORM:   

Contest!!

posted Jan 19, 2018, 9:45 AM by Arie Gilbert

It's the 100th anniversary of the 'Migratory Bird Act'. To celebrate, QCBC is having a contest to design a T-shirt. The image will be limited to 8x10, and should include the words: "100th Anniversary Migratory Bird Act" and Queens County Bird Club.

Multiple submissions are okay. Submissions will be judged at the April meeting. The winner will receive a complimentary T-shirt and our gratitude; members will be able to purchase a winning T-shirt from the club.

Sigh The 'No Offshore Drilling' In New York Waters Petition

posted Jan 19, 2018, 9:40 AM by Arie Gilbert

Go HERE to sign the petition!! Governor Cuomo wants to prevent drilling for oil off of New York.  Please join QCBC in supporting this measure.

The Feeders are UP!

posted Dec 4, 2017, 5:29 AM by Arie Gilbert

 After a lot of work to get them the Feeder posts are up in Forest Park!!  The station is located near the 'water hole' . "Yay!" said the birds...

The Forest Park Bird Feeders Are Coming!!

posted Oct 13, 2017, 11:25 AM by Arie Gilbert   [ updated Oct 13, 2017, 11:34 AM ]

The Feeder Station is in the works! See here for more! 

American Birding Expo - Philly PA - Sept 29 to Oct 1

posted Aug 4, 2017, 8:56 AM by Arie Gilbert   [ updated Aug 4, 2017, 8:57 AM ]

See www.AmericanBirdingExpo.com   for more info

Long Island Natural History Conference March 24-25 2017

posted Feb 10, 2016, 11:06 AM by Arie Gilbert   [ updated Feb 22, 2017, 8:26 AM ]

QCBC CBC Results

posted Dec 28, 2015, 7:41 AM by Arie Gilbert

We did very well this year. Click here to see the results!

2nd Annual Seatuck Birding Challenge - Saturday 9-26-15

posted Jul 20, 2015, 2:36 PM by Arie Gilbert

Join QCB's Team, or form your own to participate in the Seatuck Birding Challenge.
For more information see their website here



The Vice President and the President

posted Dec 6, 2014, 10:12 AM by Arie Gilbert

Nancy & Melinda

Our own VP Nancy Tognan (Left) is seen here with Queens Borough President Melinda Katz. (Right) Nancy attended a meeting in support of African-American cemetery restoration, during which she presented Melinda with a Queens Count Bird Club hat. Looking good!

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