The Association of Field Ornithologists and the Wilson Ornithological Society invite all ornithologists to attend our joint annual meeting at Salve Regina University in beautiful Newport, RI, 29 May - 1 Jun 2014.
Highlights will include the Margaret Morse Nice Plenary Lecture by Dr. Don Kroodsma ("Birdsong: the hour before the dawn"; Fri, 30 May); invited symposia (Sat, 31 May) on Osprey biology and The biochemistry of frugivorous diets and implications for conservation; contributed talks (Fri and Sat); contributed posters (Fri evening); a special AFO Lunch; banquet (Sat); and field trips. Complete conference information is available at http://wos.salvereginablogs.com/.
The web page for submitting abstracts is now open (deadline: 15 March).
Early registration also closes on 15 March. Until that date, registration for students is "a steal" at only $50!! AFO and WOS will also jointly sponsor free banquet tickets for all students who are orienting authors of talks or posters.