The Ornithological Council, a consortium of scientific ornithological societies in the Western Hemisphere, seeks to:
- Ensure that the best ornithological science is incorporated into legislative, regulatory, and management decisions that affect birds;
- Enhance the ability of ornithologists to pursue professional activities; and
- Promote the influence of ornithology in public affairs
We provide resources and support for ornithologists, including:
We also publish timely articles about the intersection of conservation policy and ornithology at the Ornithology Exchange, in our ‘News from the OC‘ forum.