Dwight Cooley is a native Alabamian who worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for 36 years at various locations throughout the southeast including Merritt Island NWR in Florida, Mississippi Sandhill Crane NWR in Mississippi, and Alligator River and Pea Island NWR’s on the North Carolina Outer Banks. From 1997 until his retirement in […]
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AOS Winter meeting featured Tiffany Kersten and her Birding Big Year…
…while she also raised awareness about women’s safety in the outdoors.
Significant Sightings for Fall, 2021 from Alabama Birdlife
Sightings columns appear in each issue of Alabama Birdlife, usually with spring/summer and fall/winter groupings. These reports present the most significant seasonal occurrences in the AOS area (Alabama and the Florida Panhandle). With each record is an explanation of why it is important. Reading through these columns is a great way to learn more about […]
2022 version of the official Checklist of Alabama Birds available here.
The AOS Field Checklist, updated in August, 2022, is available for download here.
AOS/eBird Project Update
There were some counties with fewer than 30 eBird checklists. . .
Natural Alabama: Bob Reed says ‘It’s All about Habitat’
To really experience a bird. . . go to its environment.
Reminder: Have you renewed your AOS Membership for 2019?
All annual AOS memberships are due in January for the coming year.
Official Alabama Bird Checklist
The latest Checklist of Alabama Birds is now available online.