Welcome

to the German Ornithologists´ Society website

The German Ornithologists‘ Society (Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft - DO-G) is dedicated to the promotion of all forms of ornithology. Founded in 1850, and now one of the oldest scientific organisations worldwide, we represent continuity and permanence.
In our internet pages we offer our readers up to the minute information on a variety of ornithological themes.

We heartily invite you to browse through the content of our website and inform yourselves about planned events and information on all aspects of the DO-G’s work. We trust that you will enjoy your visit to our website.

For more updated content please click also on our German pages button on the left.

News:

Vogelwarte 56, issue 1/2018 - online out now

The first issue of vol. 2018 is out now - see PDF-download.



2nd European Meeting of Young Ornithologists - Turin Oct 26-28, 2018 - The meeting is targeted at early career researchers, in particular students (Bachelor, Master and PhD) and those who have completed their PhD within the last five years. Register until August 31! - More ...

Announcement: 5th DO-G Meeting for Young Ornithologists "Next Generation Ornithology", 15-17 November 2018, Department of Animal Behaviour, Bielefeld University, Germany. More details shortly on these pages.

IOCongress 19-26 August 2018 in Vancouver, Canada - DO-G is an official supporter of the IOC 2018. - Website

DO-G Annual Convention 2018 in Heidelberg - please note: The 151st Convention will be held one and a half weeks earlier than usual: Sept. 19 to 23, 2018! - More ...


Prof. Tim R. Birkhead new DO-G Honorary Member

Tim Birkhead, Professor at the University of Sheffield (UK), was appointed as Honorary Member of the German Ornithologists' Society. He was honoured by DO-G President Stefan Garthe at the DO-G's 150th Annual Convention in Halle (Saale)/Germany. ... Read more in laudation (PDF, in German)


ASN Award for DO-G Honorary Member Bob Ricklefs

(April 1, 2017) DO-G Honorary Member Robert Ricklefs gets Honorary Lifetime Membership Award of the American Society of Naturalists (ASN). More ... (PDF)