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Promoting the enjoyment, study, and conservation of Wisconsin's birds.

Give the Gift of WSO Membership!

Do you know someone who loves birds? Give them the perfect gift: Membership in the Wisconsin Society for Ornithology!

All bird lovers - young and old, beginners, backyard enthusiasts, dedicated birders, tourists, conservationists, naturalists, and ornithologists

WSO has something for everyone!

  • Birding field trips throughout the year
  • Annual birding convention
  • Quarterly Journal, the Passenger Pigeon
  • Monthly newsletter full of birding information and activities, the Badger Birder
  • Sponsored research grants
  • Outstanding website, offering learning opportunities and recent sightings
  • Habitat conservation and Land Stewardship – WSO owns nearly 300 acres of important bird habitat in Wisconsin!
  • Youth Projects
  • Volunteer and citizen science programs opportunities including, the Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas, Christmas Bird Counts, Great Backyard Bird Count, Project Feeder Watch, and more!

Give the birder in your life a membership in this great organization.  They will thank you and the birds will thank you!

NorthernParula TakenByScottGiese

Northern Parula - Photograph taken by Scott Giese