2008 ANNUAL MEETING HELD IN MEMPHIS
The 2008 TOS Spring Meeting was held in
Memphis from Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27. The Memphis chapter
hosted the meeting. Registration Friday evening was held at the Plantation
Oaks Suites & Inn, 6656 Hwy 51N, 3 miles south of Millington. The Saturday business
meeting was held at the Admiralty Inn, 8181 Hwy 51N, in Millington. Dinner
and program Saturday evening were held at Meeman-Shelby
State Park, 910 Riddick Road, Millington. This is approximately 15 miles from
Trips were held
Saturday and Sunday mornings. Destinations included Shelby
Farms (Penal Farm), including the Mid-South Raptor Center, The
Earth Complex (Pits) and Hatchie
National Wildlife Refuge.
Jr. is a program biologist for the North
American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) at Patuxant Wildlife Research Center,
Maryland. He is one of the two coordinators for the BBS conducted by the U.S.
Geological Survey. David spoke on the BBS effort in Tennessee and discuss
current trends among Tennessee birds.
Friday, April 25
6:00 PM - Plantation Oaks Inn - Registration, refreshments,
announcements and field trip sign-up.
Saturday, April 26
AM - 12 Noon. Field trips depart from the Plantation Oaks Inn.
12 Noon - 1:30
PM - Lunch
TOS Business Meetings - Admiralty Inn, Millington.
PM - Committee Meetings
3 - 5 PM - Board of Director’s Meeting.
6:30 PM - Dinner, Annual Membership Meeting and Program. The Group Lodge at
Meeman-Shelby State Park (Shelby Forest).
Sunday, April 27
7:00 AM - Field trip departs from Plantation Oaks Inn.
additional information, contact Dick Preston: email@example.com.
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