Science Writer-Position Description The Raptor Research Foundation (RRF) is a non-profit organization based in the United States with a mission to advance the science, conservation, and understanding of birds of prey around the world. RRF is a member-based organization with about 1,000 members from 45 countries including both professional and amateur raptor biologists, students, educators,… Continue reading Science Writer Needed
COVID Policy 2022 Annual Meeting Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA RRF and our local host organizations recognize that the COVID virus, in one variant or another, will be a part of the environment at our upcoming meeting. Unfortunately, following the Governor of Florida’s recently issued executive orders (21-81 and 21-102), prohibiting government, businesses, and non-profits from… Continue reading Covid Policy
Great news from The Journal of Raptor Research! JRR’s journal impact factor jumped significantly to 1.518, with a ranking of 10 out of 29 (Q2) in the category of Ornithology. Thanks to the entire editorial staff for their hard work in improving the quality of science published in JRR. Now is a great time to… Continue reading JRR Impact Factor Increase!
Journal of Raptor Research: Call for papers on Asian raptors
The Journal of Raptor Research is planning a special issue on the ecology and conservation of Asian raptors. Papers presented at the 2022 ARRCN virtual conference should be submitted for this issue, but all other relevant manuscripts are invited as well. Manuscripts addressing any aspect of the ecology and conservation of any Asian raptor species are… Continue reading Journal of Raptor Research: Call for papers on Asian raptors
Mark your calendars! Planning has begun for our first in-person meeting since Fort Collins way back in 2019! The meeting will take place in Fort Lauderdale on October 4th-9th. It will be a joint meeting with the Florida Ornithological Society and will be co-hosted by the Tropical and South Florida Audubon Societies. We haven’t worked… Continue reading 2022 Conference
OSNA Membership Renewal Season Changes: As announced in an email from OSNA on October 11, OSNA’s membership database for the Association of Field Ornithologists, Raptor Research Foundation, Wilson Ornithological Society and American Ornithological Society (formerly AOU and COS), will move to a new cloud-based membership management system, MemberSuite. This new system will provide members with… Continue reading RRF membership renewals in fall 2016
Sacramento Conference Abstract and Program Book Available
The abstract and program book is now available online for this week’s annual conference in Sacramento, California. For more information on conference events and how to attend, visit https://raptorresearchfoundation.org/conferences/current-conference.