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

Annual Meeting


*Join us at PSO 2021!*

This will be a virtual gathering of the Pennsylvania Society for
Ornithology, a group of birders from across the commonwealth devoted to
birding and wild bird conservation.

When: *September 29, 2021 07:00 PM* Eastern Time (US and Canada)

This event is FREE and open to ALL birders, but you must register in
advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing
information about joining the online meeting via Zoom.

*PSO 2021 Schedule*

7:00 - 7:30 PSO Business Meeting

7:30 - 8:30 Presentation: *From Finches to the Launching of the Finch
Research Network (FiRN)*

*Matthew A. Young, M.S. President and Founder of FiRN*

Many area birders were fortunate and delighted to observe redpolls,
grosbeaks, crossbills, as well as other winter finches this past winter
season; colorful visitors from the North. In this program, from last
year's superflight of redpolls to Evening Grosbeaks, to the distribution
and ecology of different Red Crossbill flight calls, Matthew Young,
President and Founder of the Finch Research Network (FiRN), will talk
about these interesting and beautiful winter finches and what led to the
formation of FiRN. Matt will also talk about how last year's superflight
played out in Pennsylvania, and about future projects FiRN is hoping to

8:30 - 9:30 Breakout Room Social Hour

After the presentation, join in small group topical discussions with
your birding friends!

1) Winter Finch Irruption
2) Fall Migration
3) Bird Photography
4) Rarity Chasing
5) Using eBird
6) Brainstorming Future PSO Field Trips

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