Don’t miss the next Avicultural Society of America, Avicultural Conference
Hosted by Wildlife World Zoo
Crowne Plaza Hotel
2532 Peoria Ave.
Phoenix, AZ, March 12-15, 2014
ASA Members $195
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”
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 “
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.