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






 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.