Advancing Ornithology in Florida. Supporting Research and Education about Birds. Uniting Amateurs and Professionals in the Study of Wild Birds.

Field Observations

Field observations consist of significant bird observations compiled by the Field Observations Committee (FOC). Electronic submissions to the FOC should be in the following format: species, number of individuals, age and sex of the bird(s), color morph if applicable, location (including county), date, observer(s), and significance. Seasons are winter (December-February), spring (March-May, Summer (June-July), and fall (August-November). Submit observations to the regional compilers within two weeks after the close of each season, or to the state compiler within one month.


Published Field Observations

Archived Field Observations

Committee Members

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