NYSYBC Leaders - Hall of FameUpdated 7/7/14

President
2014 Eamon Freiburger
2013 Michael McBrien
2012 Eamon Corbett
2011 Greg Lawrence
2010 Benjamin Van Doren
2009 Hope Batcheller
Vice President
2014 Marc Katz
2013 Zach Smart
2012 Michael McBrien
2011 Eamon Corbett
2010 Jacob Drucker
2009 Erich Lehner
Secretary
2014 Michael Ivkov
2013 Max Pine
2012 Eamon Freiburger
2011 Benjamin Van Doren
2010 Lila Fried
2009 Brent Bomkamp

 

Annual Kickoff, Muscoot Farm, January 2014
 
Annual Kickoff, Muscoot Farm, January 2014
See prior years' Annual Kickoff meeting photos below.
 
Records Chair
2013, 2014 Eamon Freiburger
2012 Max Pine
2011 Jacob Drucker
2010 Brendan Fogarty
Gilded Flickr
(NYSYBC Flickr Group Chair)
2013, 2014 Marc Katz

Facebook Honcho
2011-12 Greg Lawrence
Online Discussion Group Gurus
2011 Hope Batcheller, Brendan Fogarty
Photo Editor
2011 Benjamin Van Doren
2010 Brendan Fogarty

 

NYSYBC's Birding Competition Champs



SuperBowl of Birding

2012 (Newbies Award:
1st Place - Youth Division
)

Jacob Drucker, Captain
Eamon Corbett
Galen Frank-Bishop
Benjamin Van Doren  
 
2011

Greg Lawrence, Captain
Eamon Corbett
Jacob Drucker
Benjamin Van Doren
 
  2010
Hope Batcheller, Captain
Greg Lawrence
Benjamin Van Doren
Scott Weiman




World Series of Birding
Razorbills

2014
Eamon Freiburger, Captain
Joseph Hernandez
Silas Hernandez
Brendan Murtha
 
 2013
Nathaniel Hernandez, Captain
Joseph Hernandez
Silas Hernandez
 
2012

Nathaniel Hernandez, Captain
Eamon Corbett
Galen Frank-Bishop

2011 (1st Place - Youth Division)
Brent Bomkamp, Captain
Benjamin Van Doren
Brendan Fogarty
Amanda Spears

2010

Benjamin Van Doren, Captain
Greg Lawrence
Jacob Drucker
Erich Lehner
 
2009
Hope Batcheller, Captain
Brent Bomkamp
Jacob Drucker
Brendan Fogarty
Benjamin Van Doren
World Series of Birding
Vagrants
2013
Brendan Murtha, Captain
Eamon Freiburger
Isaiah Sigman-Wender
 
2012
Brendan Murtha, Captain
Eamon Freiburger
Silas Hernandez
 
2011

Eamon Corbett, Captain
Nathaniel Hernandez
Lewis Lolya

 


 
 
NYSOA / NYS Birders Conference

Presentations by NYSYBC Youth Members & Alumni

NEW 7/7/14

2013

  • Hope Batcheller (alumna): Interspecific Information Use in Army-ant-following Birds
  • Alexander Gottdiener: The Chemistry of Navigation in Birds
  • Michael Ivkov: Loon Conservation and the BP Oil Spill
  • Max Pine: The Effect of Climate on the Spatio-Temporal Distribution of Four Irruptive Species (poster)

2011

  • Jacob Drucker and Lila Fried: Study of Primary Projections in Austral Migrants
  • Greg Lawrence: Assessment of Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Health through Bird and Amphibian Monitoring
  • Benjamin Van Doren: Meteorological, Topographical and Behavioral Correlates of Diurnal Morning Flight Migration in the Northeastern United States
     

Prior Years' Annual Kickoff Meetings
Annual Kickoff, January 2013
Annual Kickoff, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, January 2013

 

Annual Kickoff, Croton Point Park, 2012
Annual Kickoff, Croton Point Park, January 2012

 
Annual Kickoff, Katonah, 2011
Annual Kickoff,Katonah, January 2011
  
Annual Kickoff, Marshlands Conservancy, 2010
Annual Kickoff, Marshlands Conservancy, January 2010
 
Annual Kickoff, Stony Kill Farm (Wappingers Falls), January 2009
Annual Kickoff, Stony Kill Farm (Wappingers Falls), January 2009