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The Washington Ornithological Society was chartered in 1988 to increase knowledge of the birds of Washington and to enhance communication among all persons interested in those birds.

 Mark your calendars for the Annual Conference in Moses Lake!

The 2019 Annual WOS Conference will be held May 9-13 in Moses Lake. That’s Mother’s Day weekend, but WOS is hoping many moms will choose to celebrate the weekend with some great birding in the Moses Lake area. Details to come later.

 Read the new issue of the Washington Birds scholarly journal

A new volume of WOS’s Washington Birds scholarly journal has just been published and is now available on this website: Washington Birds Volume 12

 2018 Statewide Christmas Bird Count information now available!

Jim Danzenbaker has gathered information regarding more than 40 CBCs around the state. The Bridgeport circle will lead the CBC effort off on Friday, December 14th. The Grays Harbor circle closes things out on Saturday, January 5th. Join one — or more — of these dozens of counts to have fun and join a more than 100-year tradition of gathering winter bird census data.

 Attend WOS monthly meetings from afar!

WOS members who live outside the Seattle area can still attend WOS’s fabulous monthly meeting programs, using a computer, laptop, tablet or phone! Go to WOS’s Monthly Meetings page for more information. It’s easy!

  Monthly Meeting
  • January 7, 2019 7:00 pmMember photo night
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  Field Trips
  • February 16, 2019 6:00 amWOS Okanogan Highlands/Waterville Plateau Winter Trip - Leader Shep Thorp
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Other Events
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