Supporting the return of the Eastern Bluebird & other native cavity nesters since 1987

AN AFFILIATE OF THE NORTH AMERICAN BLUEBIRD SOCIETY

Supporting the return of the Eastern Bluebird & other native cavity nesters since 1987

AN AFFILIATE OF THE NORTH AMERICAN BLUEBIRD SOCIETY

About Bluebirds

About the Ohio Bluebird Society

The Ohio Bluebird Society (OBS) provides information and encouragement for those wishing to engage in the conservation of bluebirds and other native cavity nesting species. 

Ohio Bluebird Society, Inc. (OBS) was formed in 1987 for the purpose of supporting the return and the perpetuation of the Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) and other native cavity nesting birds in Ohio.  To this end, OBS will strive for the best methods to use, conserve and create habitat for the protection of such species. 

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About the Ohio Bluebird Society

The Ohio Bluebird Society (OBS) provides information and encouragement for those wishing to engage in the conservation of bluebirds and other native cavity nesting species. 

Ohio Bluebird Society, Inc. (OBS) was formed in 1987 for the purpose of supporting the return and the perpetuation of the Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) and other native cavity nesting birds in Ohio.  To this end, OBS will strive for the best methods to use, conserve and create habitat for the protection of such species. 

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Support the Ohio Bluebird Society

Join the Ohio Bluebird Society

Support the OBS by becoming a member!  Membership benefits include:

– Connect with others who love nature and love helping Bluebirds.
– Help the Bluebirds by encouraging the efforts of OBS to fulfill its mission
– Have access to export advise from experienced Bluebird trail monitors, teachers and scientists.  AND MORE!

Donate

Make a tax deductible contribution to the Ohio Bluebird Society today!

2020 Ohio Bluebird Society Conference

February 29, 2020

OBS will be returning to Ashland University in Ashland, OH for our 2020 conference. Once again we are welcoming exciting speakers on a wide range of topics. The theme is: Let’s Open the Box!

SPEAKERS

Michael Kreger  – VP Conservation, Columbus Zoo
Bethany Gray – Bringing Back the Bluebirds
Chris Tonra – Prothonotary Warblers
Judy Semroc – Chimney Swifts
Matt Shumar – Conservation and back yard …
Joseph Lautenbach – Barn Owls in Ohio
Becky Crow – Rehabilitation and Bluebirds
Don Althoff – Flying Squirrels and more

2018 Fledgling Count

Updated 1/31/2019

Eastern Bluebird – 5991
Tree Swallow – 6775
House Wren – 2169
Carolina Chickadee – 96
Black – Capped Chickadee – 51
Carolina Wren – 34
Prothonotary – 74
Purple Martin – 1916
Eastern Tufted Titmouse – 4
American Kestrel – 173
Barn Swallow – 122
Osprey – 11
House Sparrow Eggs Discarded – 1142
House Sparrows Dispatched – 970
European Starling Eggs Discarded – 8
# of reports – 60