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  • Ornithological Society of the Middle East the Caucasus and Central Asia


    Melanie Colón
    • Acronym
      OSME
    • Website
    • Geographic Scope
      International
    • Biogeographical Realm
      , Afrotropic, Palearctic,
    • Country
      , Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Georgia, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Yemen,
    • Status
      Active
    • Year Established
      1978
    • Succeeded By

    The Ornithological Society of the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia is a registered charity (no 282938) and exists to collect, collate and publish data on all aspects of the Ornithology of the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia region.

     

    The Ornithological Society of the Middle East was formed in April 1978 as a successor to the Ornithological Society of Turkey and was expanded in 2001 to cover the Caucasus and Central Asia. Its aims are as follows:

    • To collect, collate and publish ornithological data on birds of the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
    • To encourage an interest in and conservation of birds of the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
    • To assist environmental and conservation organisations and natural history societies in and concerned with ornithological studies and activities in the Middle East, the Caucasus and Central Asia.

    The OSME region lies between Europe, China and the Horn of Africa on two major migration flyways crossing Central Asia’s wind-swept steppes, the Caucasus’s towering mountains, Arabia’s wide arid deserts and the tropical seas of the Indian Ocean.


    • Serials linking to this organization: Sandgrouse



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