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Ornithology

Division: Div C. – High School

NC Essential Standards Alignment: Biology

Event Rules: Official NC Ornithology List — Updated 10/25/19! (the only change on latest version was a correct count, there are 62 regional birds, it was misprinted as 63)

See the National Rules Manual.

Event Score Sheet: None

National Event Page: Here

Required Materials:

Each team may bring one 2′” or smaller three-ring binder, as measured by the interior diameter of the rings, containing information in any form and from any source along with one commercially produced field guide not contained in the binder.

Clarifications:None

Description:

Participants will be assessed on their knowledge of North American birds.

Materials:

Each team may bring one 2′” or smaller three-ring binder, as measured by the interior diameter of the rings, containing information in any form and from any source along with one commercially produced field guide not contained in the binder.

Scoring:

High score wins

Common Mistakes:

None

Recommendations:

Don’t forget to study those bird calls!

Going to museums and nature centers in the winter to see their bird collections is one way to stay warm and still study

Event Resources:

2019 Coaches Clinic Presentation (2020 Rules)

Media:

None