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Scott Weidensaul is Featured Speaker for virtual AOS Spring Meeting April 16-17

Red-billed Tropicbird (Photo Andrew Haffenden)

To Register, click here. Noted birding and naturalist author Scott Weidensaul will be the featured speaker for the Alabama Ornithological Society’s virtual Spring Meeting held April 16-17. Weidensaul (pronounced “Why-densaul”) has lived almost all of his life among the long ridges and valleys of the Appalachian Mountains, a landscape that has defined much of his […]

AOS Featured Photographers

Black-necked Stilt (Photo Bob Reed)

Every few months, AOS selects a different member’s photographs to be featured on our website. The project is designed to highlight the high quality work of AOS members, and to foster an interest in nature photography and in birding in general. While you must be a current member of AOS to be considered, dues are […]

Updated version of the official Checklist of Alabama Birds available here.

towhee-joe-watts

The Alabama Ornithological Society’s Field Checklist of Alabama Birds was updated in October 2020. To download a copy in PDF-format, click here:https://www.aosbirds.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/AOS-Checklist_Oct-2020_AOS-only-version_GDJ.pdf When printing using Adobe Acrobat, for optimal page sizing select either “Actual size” or “Custom scale” (in the range 100-102%), not “Fit.” This checklist uses the taxonomy of the Check-list of North American […]