The BOC’s objects are to advance education in the subject of ornithology for the benefit of the public by promoting scientific discussion between members and others interested in ornithology and to facilitate the dissemination of scientific information concerned with ornithology, and in particular avian systematics, taxonomy and distribution.

Nest of White-necked Jacobin Florisuga mellivora, Rocjá Pomtilá, dpto. Alta Verapaz, 19 July 2009 (Knut Eisermann). From Bull. B.O.C. 138(3): 163