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5th Annual Willamette Valley Bird Symposium

The 5th annual Willamette Valley Bird Symposium (WVBS) will be on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Oregon State University. Registration is open November 1st and space is limited. This year's keynote speaker is Kenn Kaufman.

Sign up to enjoy a fun and engaging day of learning about birds: click here to register. This year, the Audubon Society of Corvallis is sponsoring free Student Admission for grades 7-12. Find details in the registration link.

What is WVBS?

An annual, day-long symposium bringing together professionals, students, and amateurs from the Willamette Valley to celebrate birds.


  • Special keynote lecture by Kenn Kaufman, noted author and professional tour leader
  • Short scientific presentations
  • Demonstrations of avian research techniques
  • Live birds from Chintimini Wildlife Center
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided (vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free options available)
  • Raffle prizes (tickets available for purchase with registration or at the event)

5th Annual Willamette Valley Bird Symposium
Starts: January 19, 2019

Ends: January 19, 2019

Time: 9am-4:30pm

Admission: $20

Location: CH2M HILL Alumni Center
725 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR 97331

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