Our Mission: To preserve birds, other wildlife, and their habitats by promoting appreciation and stewardship of the local natural environment through education and active participation.
Drawn from Nature, the annual juried art show will be held at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove on April 12–27, 2014. The list of artwork not selected is now available. Click here for more information.
Hike: Harmony Hill Nature Area, West Bradford, PA (5 miles)
April 10, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.
Bird Walk: Black Rock Sancturary, Phoenixville, PA
April 12, Saturday, 8:00 a.m.
“American Kestrels: The Decline in Southeastern PA” at Black Rock Sanctuary, Phoenixville, PA
April 12, Saturday 11:00 a.m.
Volunteer Work Day at the Eva R. Meng Wildlife Preserve and Bird Sanctuary, Lower Frederick, PA
April 6, Sunday, 8:45 a.m.
Field Report: Great Backyard Bird Count at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, Feb. 16, 2014
Last weekend concluded another Great Backyard Bird Count. This citizen science project sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Audubon Society has been a huge success -- at the time of this post, 139,298 checklists were submitted, 4,082 species were observed, and 17,248,978 individual birds were counted. Read more...
Field Report: John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, Dec. 7, 2013
On Saturday, December 7, Vince Smith led a group on a bird walk at the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove that saw 37 species. Highlights included Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, and Lesser Black-backed Gull. While Lesser Black-backed Gulls are common winter visitors to the larger bodies of water in Bucks County, such as Lake Galena in Peace Valley Park, it's much rarer to see them in Montgomery County, especially away from a large lake or similar body of water. Read more...
Field Report: John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove, Nov. 16, 2013
On Saturday, November 16, the people attending our Winter Bird ID Course were given the chance to test their new skills on a bird walk on the grounds of the John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove. 25 species were spotted, including such winter birds as Brown Creeper, Fox Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, and Dark-eyed Junco. Read more...