Don’t miss the next Avicultural Society of America, Avicultural Conference
Hosted by Wildlife World Zoo

 Conference Flyer

Crowne Plaza Hotel
2532 Peoria Ave.
Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, AZ, March 12-15, 2014

ASA Members $195
Non-members $220

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Full Conference Schedule of Events:

 Wednesday Evening – 6:30pm – 10pm Icebreaker Reception Crowne Plaza Hotel Phoenix Banquet Room

Thursday – Crowne Plaza Hotel Salon BC Meeting Room

9:50 President’s Welcome

10am    Kim Peterson – “SeaWorld Pelican Rescue”

11am    Glyn Young – “Saving the Madagascar Pochard; The World’s Rarest Duck”

12-2pm Lunch

2pm   Frank Todd – “Penguin Power”

3pm   – Ron Glazier – “African Birds; A Bird in the Bush”

4pm   Dave Salmon – “Nutritional Urban Legends”

Friday – Crowne Plaza Hotel Salon BC Meeting Room & Wildlife World Zoo Tour/BBQ

10am –Walt Frey – “Philippine Red-vented Cockatoos”

11am – Cathy Wise  “Burrowing Owls”

Friday Afternoon – Lunch at the Zoo, Zoo Tour, and after-hours BBQ and live band entertainment. (Please note: Buss transportation not available. Attendee-provided carpool transportation)

Saturday – Crowne Plaza Hotel Salon BC Meeting Room

10am   Clare Aslan – “The Birds and the Bees and Widowed Plants; Pollinators and Environmental Change”

11am Ann Knutson “San Diego Zoo Piping Plover Project “

12-2pm Lunch

2pm   Charles Gailband – “Birds of Prey and Their Role in Aviculture and Abatement”

3pm Vicki Salmonese – “Humboldt Penguins and Guano Harvest Project in Peru”

4pm   Nicole Perretta – “Bird Calls”

Saturday Evening  – Crowne Plaza Hotel Phoenix Banquet Room

6:00pm Cocktail Reception and Auction

7pm Banquet & Keynote    Glyn Young – “Durrell in Madagascar; Communities and Conservation”

Enjoy some images from our past Conferences.

Don’t miss the fun!


You can enjoy a few photos from our last visit to Wildlife World Zoo in 2008. The zoo has added  some fantastic new displays since then.