Upcoming Program: Tuesday, February 28

Upcoming Program: Tuesday, February 28

Please join us as we continue our in-person Monthly Program series at the Grange Insurance Audubon Center on Tuesday February 28, 2023. Distinguished guest speaker Mark Dilley will tell us about The Magic of Vernal Pools.  Arrive at 6:30pm to participate in the bird quiz, draw a door prize ticket, and enjoy refreshments. The talk…

OOS Conservation Funding Available

OOS Conservation Funding Available

Our readers know that Columbus Audubon provides Conservation Grants. Proposals are accepted in the fall each year. Our friends at the Ohio Ornithological Society also offers grants to support conservation projects in Ohio. The OOS Conservation Committee currently is looking for projects to support. Here’s more information from the OOS: The Conservation Committee of the…

Central Ohio Owl Project Update
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Central Ohio Owl Project Update

Dr. Blake Mathys has been hard at work with his research through the Central Ohio Owl Project (COOP).  If you know of any likely locations for Barn Owls, Long-eared Owls, and Northern Saw-whet Owls, please email Dr. Mathys; all locations will be kept strictly confidential.  For more information, visit the COOP project website. Here’s a…

Announcing the Conservation Grant Recipients

Announcing the Conservation Grant Recipients

We had some great proposals this year, and are happy to announce our 2022 Recipients forprojects in 2023: Dublin City Schools – Chapman ElementaryChapman Outdoor Learning Lab Project Summary: Develop outdoor learning lab – add native plants to restore natural habitat forbirds. Columbus Audubon funds will be used to purchase plants and necessary materials. The…

For Young Birders: Scholarship to Camp Colorado

For Young Birders: Scholarship to Camp Colorado

The Ohio Ornithological Society (OOS) is accepting applications for a scholarship Camp Colorado, a summer birding camp offered by the American Birding Association (ABA), The scholarship will cover the entire registration fee. (Airfare is not included.) Any young birder in Ohio may apply. Camp Colorado is held July 15 – 22, 2023, in Estes, Colorado…