Simons Island, Georgia. HG, 2018 San Diego Bird Festival Feb 21-25, 2018. Marina Village Conference Center Special Guests: Paul Bannick, Kevin McGowan, Bill Thompson III, and Julie Zickefoose Come to our Expo to see the latest and greatest in optics for birding. January 27, 2018. Camp TALON: TBA 2018 on St. Youth Art & Photography Show during the. Bird, wildlife and nature photos taken in Florida within the last year. Through bird store owners, Moser learned about the American Birding Association, its youth art contest and the scholarships awarded to youth birding camps. Coastal Maine Bird Studies for Teens: June 10-15 or June 17-22, 2018 on Hog Island, Maine. Your Local Organizing Committee and Affiliates have arranged an array of unique and unforgettable tour options for IOCongress2018 delegates. The Cameron Bespolka Young Bird Photographer of the Year Award aims to encourage and recognise the younger generation of birders and photographers. 16 registrants Young birders will learn about habitat conservation, receive tips about drawing waterfowl for the art contest from a past contest winner, and have the opportunity to  1 Oct 2017 “They became my bird parents,” Moser said. Visit us at whimbrelbirders. 16 Jan 2018 The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is excited to host The Cornell Lab Young Birders Event, which will be held July 12-15, 2018 in Ithaca, New York. 7 May 2017 As part of the Spurn Bird Observatory 2017 Migration Festival, the observatory, the Next Generation Birders (NGB) and the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) are once again running a competition to find the Martin Garner Spurn Young Birder of The Year. 2018 Photo Contest is open 2018 Young Birders Photo Contest is now open and if you are visiting  12 Jan 2018 CONGRESS TOURS: YOUNG BIRDER TOURS. All bird-lovers between the ages of 12 and 21 are welcome! Florida's Birding and Photo Fest in St. There are no individual subject categories to worry about; the judges will choose the image that impresses them  The 2018 YBC is scheduled for April 27 & 28, with details coming in fall 2017. The BB Charitable Trust is  We have kept growing our club by starting competitions, offering two or more bird walks a month, by blogging, and now by having other young birders start their chapter of WBC in their part of the country (or world). Joining forces with Some participants are young birders with limited resources, others are would-be fundraisers from small, cash-strapped non-profit organisations. A blog by and about young birders, a list of clubs for young birders, details about the Young Birder of the Year contest, and information about scholarships for young birders who want to  5 May 2017 As part of the Spurn Bird Observatory 2017 Migration Festival, the organisers once again hope to find the Martin Garner Spurn Young Birder of The Year. Sa 12-7. The 2018 contest begins on April 15, so mark your calendars! For more information, contact  Be sure to get your entries in by Friday, March 30, 2018. The Young Birders Event aims to bring together teenagers with a passion for birds and interested in pursing a career in the field. I was surprised when I got a call from Bill Stewart, the organizer of the contest, and Jeff Gordon, the President of the American Birding Association, to let me know that I had won the overall ABA Young Birder of  1 Jun 2016 Will you be under 16 on September 10th this year? Think you can tell a Marsh Tit from a Willow Tit, and have the ability to communicate this knowledge to someone else? Then you may have just what it takes to be Spurn Bird Observatory's Young Birder of the Year. org. The competition, part of Spurn Bird . Cash prizes of $50 and $25 will be awarded  Next MBC Monthly Meeting: Wed, Feb 07, 2018 You can get information including entry rules for the 2016 Bird Conservation Poster Contest here. Registered. Previous Grand Prize winners for the Young Birder of the Year Contest may compete in individual modules provided they meet the age requirements, but they are NOT eligible to win the Young Birder of the Year Grand Prize more than one  1 Mar 2017 You can see a list of all of the module winners at The Eyrie, the ABA's Young Birder Blog. F 3-6. The customized mid-Congress tours on Friday August 24th will showcase birds in local alpine, forest, wetland,  18 May 2015 Below are resources that we're certain will be of interest both to you and to your favorite young birder. S. Open to anyone 18 or under. Moser won the contest twice. The Cooper, Dahlstrom and Schnyder families have so kindly sponsored a Young Birders Photography category in Cameron's memory. Arizona Young Birders Art Contest. Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Young Birders Event: July 12-15, 2018 in Ithaca, New York. The competition is open to all young British birders. Augustine, Florida, takes place in April every year. We have created competitions such as the Whimbrel Patch Birding Competition  28 Apr 2015 The ABA Young Birder of the Year Contest 2015: Protecting our Local Birds. 2nd Annual Arizona Young Birders Art Contest! Open to Youth 8-18 Statewide. Su 10-4. VENT's Camp Chiricahua: TBA 2018 in southeastern Arizona. Location. The inaugural camp will be based out of  during the 2nd Annual. & collimate your cameras for the. By Dessi Sieburth. Ben Moyes, @Ben_Moyes16. When. 2017 Youth Birding Competition Results. California Young Birders Club: Made by young birders, for young birders. org/event/iybc-conference/‎ If you are older, you can enter the adult competition. Published on 29 January 2018 in News and comment. Th 3-6. Birds 108: 436–437). If you will be aged sixteen or under on Saturday 9 September 2017, and know the difference between  https://indianaaudubon. W 4-6. Whether this was the birds they saw, or how successful they were in the nest recording activity, or even how many new friends they made over the weekend, I feel like every young birder from the Birdcamp had an amazing time, and would happily apply for Birdcamp 2018 in a heartbeat. 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge, Prairie City. This website shares nationwide teen Young Birder events as well as information about the Young Birder of the Year contest  8 Oct 2017 The national competition to find the most promising young birder in Britain has been won again, with the winner announced during the recent 'Migfest' at Spurn, East Yorkshire. January 13-14, 2018! Sharpen your pencils, clean your brushes. 11 Sep 2017 Winners will be announced during the month of February 2018. Dante Shepherd, 16, from London, was revealed as the best of this year's entrants in the Martin Garner Spurn Young Birder of the  In 2018, Champions of the Flyway will for the first time focus on two countries as we confront the illegal killing of birds in Croatia and Serbia. “For the first time in my life I met kids who were also birders,” Moser said of  Copy of SDBFlogo. Stay tuned to The Eyrie in the coming weeks to see excerpts from the winning entries, interviews with the winners, and more. All could really  Junior Duck Stamp Day. Fish and Wildlife Service will be holding the first Great Lakes Young Birders Camp in 2018. ABA Young Birders. Between 2014 and 2017 the British Birds Charitable Trust awarded a number of grants to young birders to help defray the cost of ringing equipment or visiting a bird observatory (see Brit. See the full list of  Young Birders' Grants 2018. Camps & Trips. The competition is named in honour of the late Martin  In an effort to connect young people with the diverse bird communities of the Great Lakes Region, Michigan Audubon, in partnership with Alma College, Chippewa Nature Center, and U. They are a group of young birders from Charlottesville, Virginia and surrounding areas between the ages 7-18, that share a passion for birds, birding, bird watching, bird  25 Aug 2016 The ABA Young Birders website is the perfect resource for those wanting to connect with other teens between the ages of 14-18 across the country who love birding and conservation