Education Articles and News

January 29, 2011
Measuring Wildlife Tracks for Identification

Ohio Young Birders Brave The Elements

On a frigid day in late January, the Central Ohio Chapter of Ohio Young Birders Club (OYBC) defied the extreme outdoor temperatures and plunged into the great outdoors! The location was Prairie Rose Farm in North Lewisburg, Ohio and the focus of the field trip was Winter Wildlife Tracking.

December 20, 2010
South Side Settlement students look for birds along the Scioto River

South Side Settlement House: Student Conservation Champions

Students who attend the after school program at the South Side Settlement House are learning what it means to be a conservation champion - one who takes action to conserve, preserve and respect the environment.

November 27, 2010
OYBC Advisor Darlene Sillick with Jacob and Clare

Central Ohio OYBC: Presentation at OYBC Conference

OYBC Advisor Darlene Sillick with Jacob and ClareOn November 20, 2010 two members of the Youth Advisory Board of the Central Ohio Chapter of the Ohio Young Birders Club presented the following at the Annual OYBC Conference at the Aullwood Audubon Center in Dayton, Ohio.

October 4, 2010
OYBC Members View the World a Little Differently

Ohio Young Birders Club: Behind The Lens

OYBC Members View the World a Little DifferentlyIt was a "picture perfect" day on September 25th, in terms of both the weather and the topic. The Central Ohio Chapter of Ohio Young Birders Club (OYBC) met at Prairie Rose Farm in North Lewisburg for a Photography Workshop, led by ODNR Division of Wildlife photographer Tim Daniel.

June 5, 2010

South Side Settlement: Annual Report 2010

The 2010 Bird Festival capped off another great after school program year for the South Side Settlement House!

May 29, 2010
Immaculate Conception School's "Science Olympiad" ornithology team members: Jacob Stinnett, Ada Cleary, Lucy Comello, Maddi Parker

CA’s Future: the Social Science Olympiad Team

Passing the torch to the next generation is critical to the survival of any group. At the recent CA program at GIAC on May 25th, we were introduced to some young birders who are excited about carrying that torch forward.

The members of a middle school "Science Olympiad" ornithology team were guests of honor at the gathering, each receiving a goody bag of birding items and a free student membership to Audubon.