Conference Archives

Each year WFO holds a multi-day conference with scientific papers, field trips, workshops, panels, a keynote address, the annual membership meeting, and other events. The location varies each year as WFO attempts to span its region of coverage while also making its conferences accessible to the bulk of its members. Programs, abstracts, and other documents from past conferences are archived below. The current year’s upcoming conference is described here.

2015: Billings, Montana
Bald Eagle
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2014: San Diego, California
Bald Eagle
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2013: Olympia, Washington
Bald Eagle
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2012: Petaluma, California
Northern Gannet
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2011: Sierra Vista, Arizona
Whiskered Screech-Owl
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2010: Coachella Valley, California
Scott's Oriole
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2009: Boise, Idaho

  • Post-conference summary by Catherine Waters
  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information
  • Checklist of birds seen on field trips

  • 2008: San Mateo, California

  • Post-conference summary from Western Birds
  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information
  • Checklist of birds seen on field trips

  • 2007: Las Vegas, Nevada

  • Post-conference summary from Western Birds
  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information
  • Checklist of birds seen on field trips

  • 2006: Boulder, Colorado

  • Post-conference summary from Western Birds
  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information
  • Checklist of birds seen on field trips

  • 2005: Santa Maria, California

  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information

  • 2004: Ashland, Oregon

  • Conference program
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information

  • 2003: Silver City, New Mexico

  • Conference program
  • Pre-conference overview
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Thick-billed Parrot Reserve, Chihuahua, México - Post-Meeting Field Trip

  • 2002: Costa Mesa, California

  • Conference program
  • Pre-conference overview
  • Titles of scientific presentations
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information

  • 2001: Reno, Nevada

  • Conference program
  • Titles of scientific presentations
  • Schedule of scientific presentations
  • Abstracts of scientific presentations
  • Field trip information



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