The Waterbird Society is composed of biologists, researchers, conservationists, students, and others interested in the behavior, ecology, and conservation of waterbirds. The organization is administered by four officers and nine council members elected from the Society’s membership, which includes people from 31 countries. The Society is a member of the Ornithological Societies of North America (OSNA) and a contributing member of many other scientific societies worldwide, including American Bird Conservancy and The Ornithological Council.

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June 25, 2014

Annual Meeting Information

For up-to-date information regarding the 2014 Annual Meeting, please visit here

Abstract Submission Form is here

WbS Registration Form is here

CIPAMEX Registration Form is here

Student Travel Award information is here

June 4, 2014

Research Grant Deadline

Attention waterbird ecologists. Applications for the Nisbet (gulls and terns) and Kushlan (herons, storks, ibises, and their taxonomic allies)

Grants are due 15 July.

For the Nisbet Research Award see:

For the Kushlan Research Award see:

The Grants Committee looks forward to your application!
John Brzorad

March 5, 2014

Table of Contents for 37(1) Issue of Waterbirds

TOC 37.1pdf