2015 NYS Birders Conference

The Hudson-Mohawk Bird Club is hard at work planning the 2015 NYS Birders Conference and NYSOA Annual Meeting in Albany, New York, October 2-4, 2015.  The weekend includes a keynote by Jon Dunn, noted birding tour leader and author, behind the scenes tours of the ornithology collection at the NYS Museum, book signings, field trips, […]

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Stop the Pipeline to Hold Comment Writing Events at Green Earth

Members of Stop the Pipeline (STP) will hold two comment writing events on Saturday, February 7th and Saturday, February 21st, from 2:00-6:00 PM at The Green Earth, 4 Market St., Oneonta.  These are part of the campaign to convince the DEC to deny water and air quality permits for the Constitution Pipeline. Constitution received conditional approval from the federal government […]

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Birders Needed for Research

For Birders of all Levels:  Vanderbilt University is conducting research on visual perception and is focusing on the birding community to help them with their studies.  They have created tests of visual recognition and memory to understand what makes expert perceivers experts. Birders of all levels of experience, from new beginners to renowned experts are […]

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Upcoming Events from OCCA

June 21: Walk on the Flat Side. Patricia Riddell Kent and Steve Kent lead this easy, 1.5 mile hike in the northern portion of Robert V. Riddell State Park. The walk takes us along Schenevus Creek and past old homestead sites. Meet at 4 p.m. at the main park entrance on State Route 28.   […]

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May 10th, 2014 Restore NY Woodlands educational program

LIKE  FORESTS ? JOIN Southern Tier Chapter of the New York Forest Owners Association FOR AN EDUCATIONAL WALK IN THE WOODS 9:30, SATURDAY, MAY 10, Rain or Shine Whitney Point, NY Learn about the many environmental, economic and quality of life benefits our forests provide. Learn about threats to the future forest from invasive vegetation, insects and […]

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