2018: June 7-9, Chattanooga, TN, USA
AFO will hold its next annual meeting jointly with the Wilson Ornithological Society at the Chattanooga Convention Center in Chattanooga, TN.
Inexpensive room blocks will be available at the attached Marriot Chattanooga Downtown and the nearby Days Inn Chattanooga-Rivergate. Chattanooga is a family-friendly location with lots of activities in the downtown areas and a plethora of local eateries.
Dr. Reed Bowman of Archbold Biological Station will deliver the 2018 Margaret Morse Nice lecture. His presentation will celebrate 50 years of long-term research on Florida Scrub-Jays. A second plenary talk will be given by Dr. Valentina Ferretti of CONICET (National Research Council, Argentina) on “Variation in extra-pair paternity: lessons learned from studying birds in South America.”
June will be an excellent time for local birding and several field trips will be available to participants.
If you have questions about the meeting, please contact the local conference host David Aborn (David-Aborn@utc.edu).
For summaries of past meetings, CLICK HERE