BECO is a non-profit organization that uses ecological research to advance the conservation of birds in Ontario.
July 2020 — Our Barn Swallows and social cues research paper receives the James Fletcher Award for best paper in a volume of The Canadian Field-Naturalist.
April 2020 — Find out about bird life in agricultural grasslands on BECO’s new grassland bird website!
March 2020 — BECO’s research on when Bobolink finish breeding published in The Journal of Wildlife Management.
March 2020 — Ontario Sheep News Magazine features an article by BECO about grassland birds.
February 2020 — Barn Swallows and social cues research published in The Canadian Field-Naturalist.
September 2019 — BECO’s research on testing grazing strategies for Bobolink published in Avian Conservation and Ecology.
August 2019 — Learn more about our field research in this recent issue of BECO News.
November 2018 — BECO is 5 years old! Take a look at some of what we’ve accomplished in our 5-year retrospective report.
October 2018 — BECO presents a poster on grazing strategies to support Bobolink breeding success at the annual conference of The Wildlife Society in Cleveland, Ohio.
Title photo credit: Jaelyn Kloepfer