2018 Fall Meeting and Symposium In Manchester

October 5-7

The Tennessee Ornithological Society's 2018 Fall Meeting and Symposium will be held in Manchester on October 5-7. The Highland Rim Chapter will host the meeting and extends a cordial invitation to all TOS members. Events include the annual symposium, a board of directors meeting, and field trips.

The Ambassador Inn and Luxury Suites at 925 Interstate Drive (I-24 Exit 110) will be the headquarters for the event. For reservations, call 931-728-2200 or 800-237-9228 or go to www. ambassadorinn.com. A block of rooms is being held for TOS, and the special room rate is $52 plus tax. There is a complimentary breakfast provided by the Ambassador from 5:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Annual Symposium

The Annual Sumposium will feature invited and submitted talks. A formal call for papers will be issued soon. Meanwhile, if you are interested in making a presentation, please contact Steven Routledge at eyerout@bellsouth.net.

Field Trips

Field trips will be held Saturday and Sunday mornings and deport from the Ambassador Inn. Field trips will be to Tims Ford Lake and Woods Reservoir areas.

Board of Directors Meeting

The Board of Directors meeting will meet Saturday afternoon.


The registration fee is $10. Pre-payment is encouraged although attendees may pay upon arrival. Registration will be from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, October 5, at the Ambassador Inn Conference Building. Send a check made out to Highland Rim Chapter/TOS to: Vida Sherwood, 1326 Harton Blvd., Tullahoma, TN 37388.

Contact Information

For additional information on the meeting, contact Lisa A Trail at (931) 728-6045 or (931) 224-6129 (cell), or lisatrail29@gmail.com.



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