Instructions for Authors

Articles and photos of interest to the birding community are welcome at any time. Use the form provided to submit original articles or to contact the editor with questions. Please observe the following guidelines:

  • Articles should be submitted as Word documents attached to the form below
  • Articles should not exceed 1,000 words in length.
  • Photos that accompany articles may be submitted as separate image files with the article.
  • Please do not embed images in Word documents. 
  • If the material has been submitted elsewhere, please note that so we may acquire the publisher's permission. 
  • DFO does not accept advertising. 

The editor reserves the right to select suitable articles for publication and to edit any selected articles.

If you have an article to submit, please attach it to your message to Editor Patrick O'Driscoll.