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