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Annual Banquet
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Brittany Stewart - Chairperson
Barbara Granger
Anita Guris
Bernice Koplin

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Presentations, Past Speakers

2014 Banquet Highlights
2013 Banquet Highlights
2012 Banquet Highlights
2011 Banquet Highlights
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2003 Banquet Highlights


The Witmer Stone Award, the Julian K. Potter Award and the Rosalie Edge Conservation Award are presented at the annual banquet.

Past Annual Banquet Speakers

2015 Pat and Clay Sutton Reflections of DVOC
2014 Katrina van Grouw A Very Fine Swan Indeed: Art, Science and ‘The Unfeathered Bird’
2013 Bill Thompson III The Perils and Pitfalls of Birding
2012 Stephen W. Kress Restoring Endangered Seabirds: Lessons from Pubbins and Terns
2011 Kevin Karlson and Dale Rosselet "The Birds of Cape May"
2010 Scott Weidensaul "Messing Around with Birds (for Fun and Science)”
2009 Rick Wright "The Most Beautiful of the Whole Beautiful Lot: Wood Warblers of the American Southwest"
2008 Pat and Clay Sutton "Birds and Birding at Cape May (a Bird Walk Through Time)"
2007 Don Kroodsma "The Singing Life of Birds"
2006 Pete Dunne "25 Things That Have Changed Birding"
2005 Michael Male and Judy Feith "Bitter Lake NWR"
2004 Dr. Carl Safina "Eye of the Albatross: Visions of Hope & Survival"
2003 Kenn Kaufmann "Birds and the Undiscovered World"
Scott Weidensaul
"Raising the Dead: The Search for Lost Species."
Bill Murphy
"The Birds of Trinidad and Tobago"
Kevin Karlson
“For the Love of Birds”
Julio de la Torre
"Owls of North America"
Peter Mathiessen
"Cranes of the World"
Arthur Morris
Bird Photographer
Steve Hilty
"Dreams and Realites in the American Tropics"
Noel Snyder
"Re-introduction of the Thick-billed Parrot"
Debra Love Shearwater
"Through the Seasons: An Introduction to the Seabirds and Marine Mammals of Monterey Bay"
Dr. Jerome Jackson
"America's Endangered Woodpeckers: The Ivory-billed and the Red-cockaded"
Peter Alden
"Birding Antartica and Patagonia"
Daphne Gemmill
"Earthwatch - Birding Opportunities"
Paul Butler
RARE Center for Tropical Bird Conservation
Emile De Vito
"Birding and Conservation in Costa Rica"
William Streeter
"Northeastern Birds of Prey"
Ray Davis
"Florida Birds "
Jim Brett
"From David's Spring to Wadi Qelt: A Naturalist's Isreal"
Armas Hill
"Adventures in Brazil"
1984 Pete Dunne Ornithological Traditions of Cape May
1983 Daniel Roby "Birds of the Falklands and South Georgia"
1982 Len Soucy  
1981 Armas Hill California Birding
1980 Ben King "Birds of Asia"
1979 Dr. Kenneth C. Parkes "Birdwatcher at a Rusty Gate"
1978 John C. Yrizarry "Birds of Tikal"
1977 Dr. George Gee Endangered Species Program
1976 Richard A. Rowlett Sea Birds and Mammals off the Atlantic Coast
1971 Dr. Peter Paul Kellogg Bahama Birds and Bird Songs
1970 Dr. Charles Wurster The Impact of DDT

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