Learn more about Black Swamp Bird Observatory at www.bsbo.org
The 2019 Theodore "Ted" A. Parker III Memorial Scholarship recipient is OYBC Southwest Chapter member Josh King.
The Theodore "Ted" A. Parker III Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by Victor Emanuel Nature Tours (VENT), provides one full scholarship (tuition and travel) each year for an Ohio Young Birder to attend Camp Chiricahua, VENT’s flagship summertime youth birding camp.
Additional scholarship information can be found HERE.
Thank you for helping us
reach our BIG SIT/BIG DAY Fundraiser goal!
This year OYBC’s fundraising efforts, made by each chapter through conducting a Big Sit or Big Day, allowed us to donate $1,000 to the Lights Out Buckeyes - a conservation project of The Ornithology Club at Ohio State.
Click HERE for details
Helping to fledge the next generation of birders!
Zeiss made a pledge that for each VICTORY SF Binocular that was purchased through Time & Optics Ltd. during the month of May, ZEISS Birding would donate a TERRA ED 8x32 to the Ohio Young Birders Club. Thanks to this very special promotion, the OYBC received 18 pairs of TERRA binoculars!!
MONTHLY BIRD PHOTO ID QUIZ
Photos courtesy of OYBC Advisor Jamie Cunningham
Identify the species that each pair of feet belong to.
*Click on photo to enlarge image
To submit your answers send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with [June/July 2019 Quiz] in the subject line or, mail in your answer to OYBC Photo Quiz,13551 W. St. Rt. 2, Oak Harbor, OH 43449.
Winning entries will be put into a drawing to win a copy of
a Kaufman Field Guide, a mystery field guide chosen by BSBO staff,
or a Black Swamp Bird Observatory cap!
PLUS assorted birder swag from our amazing sponsors!
* Must be an OYBC member to be eligible to win a prize
1. Blackburnian Warbler
2. Black-and-white Warbler
3. Black-throated Blue Warbler
4. American Redstart
5. Yellow Warbler
6. Golden-winged Warbler
7. Prairie Warbler
8. Northern Parula
American Birding Association
Canton Audubon Society
The Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Erbco Custom Covers
Grange Insurance Audubon Center
Historic Woodlawn Cemetery & Arboretum
Hunt's Photo & Video
Kaufman Field Guides
Ohio Biological Survey
Ohio Bluebird Society
Ohio Division of Wildlife
The Wilderness Center
Time & Optics, Ltd
Toledo Naturalists' Association
Toledo Zoo & Aquarium
Victor Emanuel Nature Tours (VENT)
Wildside Nature Tours
Zeiss Sports Optics
OYBC Facebook Page