Welcoming backyard birdwatchers and researchers in the field alike, the Ohio Ornithological Society is the only statewide organization specifically devoted to fostering a deeper appreciation of wild birds.
Volunteers are the lifeblood of this organization. If you are interested in lending your time, talents, or treasures to our Society, please tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help you find a suitable match for your time and interests!
UPDATE: Trip is full as of 12/12/15. It’s our OOS annual “Thank you!” to our members! OOS will return to the Wilds on January 16, 2016 for this annual trip to find wintering raptors! Mark your calendars with an icicle and pull out your coziest... read more
Photo: Kentucky Warbler, Bruce Miller We will hold our annual conference at one of our favorite places, Shawnee State Park, in Scioto County, on April 29 & 30, 2016. Join us Friday night to hear Katie Fallon, author of Cerulean Blues. On Saturday morning, we... read more
International Migratory Bird Day in the US and Canada in 2016 is 14 May. Once again OOS, in partnership with the Division of Wildlife, will be celebrating Marsh Madness at Magee Marsh Wildlife Area. Mark your calendars now to join us as we welcome back the northbound... read more