Black-crowned Night-Heron
American Goldfinch
Horned Lark
Broad-winged Hawk
Northern Harrier
Black-and-white Warbler
Ring-necked Duck
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Parula
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Hooded Warbler
Horned Grebe
American Robin
Magnolia Warbler
Purple Martin
Snowy Owl
Grasshopper Sparrow
Scarlet Tanager
Hudsonian Godwit
Northern Shoveler
Prairie Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Eastern Meadowlark
Hooded Merganser
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Greater Yellowlegs
Eastern Kingbird
Black-bellied Plover
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Northern Saw-whet-owl
Bay-breasted Warbler

Annual Meeting


The next PSO Annual Meeting will be held in Williamsport, PA, Lycoming County on September 13-15, 2019.

Registration will open in June 2019


A copy of the registration form will also be included in the newsletter being mailed the first week of June.
If you had not renewed your membership yet, you can download it here.



Meeting Schedule


Friday September 13

5:00 – 7:00 pm – Registration
6:00 -7:00 pm – Social with Cash Bar
7:00 pm – Business Meeting
7:30 pm – Bird Trivia, Emily Thomas


Saturday September 14

7:00 am – Depart for Field Trips

Lunch on your own following the field trips

6:00 – 7:00 pm – Social with Cash Bar, Vendors

7:00 – 8:00 pm – Dinner
8:00 pm – Awards Presentation, Banquet Speaker
Banquet Speaker:


Sunday September 15

7:00 am – Depart for Field Trips

Field Trips


1. Field Trips are limited in the number participants. The limit is set depending on the trip. If you see a trip you like, register early before it fills up!

2. You must be a paid the Annual Meeting Registration Fee or a PSO guest to sign up for a field trip.
3. All field trips run both Saturday and Sunday. Please do not sign up for the same trip both days.



The following is a partial list of the bird clubs, conservation organizations, and birding businesses that will have tables set up at our meeting location. They will be there to meet you, get acquainted, and offer information and products of interest to the Pennsylvania birding community.


Vendor registration is still open, so check back over the next few weeks as the list of participants will be growing.






T-Shirts! We have t-shirts once again, the profits of which goes to help support the Youth Scholarships. This year the colors are Light Blue and Sport Gray. On the front is a PSO Logo that says, PSO 2019 on the top and Crawford County on the bottom. On the back is a Bald Eagle which is this year’s pin as well. As last year they come in both men’s and women’s cuts.


 Womens Light Blue Front  Womens Sport Gray Back




 Youth Scholarship


Each year, the PSO provides funds to pay for a young birder to attend the Annual Meeting.


You can nominate a young birder for this scholarship be submiting this application.