Logo Concept Design Contest

Logo Concept Design Contest

The Association of Field Ornithologists (AFO) wants your help in designing a logo concept for its business Avinet that specializes at providing essential field supplies to wildlife researchers. AFO’s research supply company began as a distributor of mist nets to ornithologists in the 1950s and has continued to grow to include other essential products to wildlife researchers. In 2016, AFO made purchase of the assets and operation of Avinet, Inc. and has merged operations with Avian Research Supplies.

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U.S. federal and state legislative news alerts for ornithologists

The Ornithological Council (OC) is investigating an e-mail alert service that will generate notices about U.S. federal and state legislation to those who have signed up to receive those notices. On behalf of its member societies, the OC will research each legislative proposal to determine if it is likely to be of interest to ornithologists and if so, if the legislation has the potential to move through the legislative process (most bills never go past the first stage, much less all the steps in the legislative process). In addition, the OC will research the merits of the legislation and provide an analysis of the pros and cons.

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A New Home for the AFO

Welcome to the new AFO website.  We’ve not only redesigned the look of AFO’s home on the internet but have created a number of features that will hopefully better connect our membership.  You’ll notice that a variety of social media applications have been integrated into the site.  Follow updates from our members via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and more.

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