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Becoming an Amos Butler Audubon Society member means that your money stays here in Central Indiana. Your membership and donation at the local level allows us to fund conservation and education projects in Central Indiana. Without your help we would not be as successful as we have been since 1938. Click HERE to learn about the benefits of becoming a member.

Make a Difference, Make a Birdathon Pledge!

Birdathon is on a mission to benefit the birds of central Indiana. By supporting a team or making a general donation, you will be funding habitat restoration, research on Cerulean Warblers, and community engagement to get the word out about the importance birds.

To make a difference donate here.

For more information on this year’s grants click here.

Events & Activities

Upcoming Events

Thu 20

Beers with Birders

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat 22

Beckenholdt Family Park

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Wed 26
Sat 29
Sun 30


LifeLines May/Jun 2019

Introducing the 2019 Birdathon Teams; Behind the Lens: Mike Timmons; Volunteer Spotlight: Donna McCarty; Choose Your Own Birding Adventure; May Program: Ornithology Center Celebrates Ten Years; Bird Photography Walk at Eagle Creek; Kankakee Sands Sparrow Field Trip; Spring Migration and Other Local Hikes; Birds & Beans Talk; Swift Watches; Volunteer Opportunities; Beers with Birders

April 28th, 2019|

LifeLines Mar/Apr 2019

The World of Phylogenetics; A Decade of Avian Education; The Hills of Gold Hold Valuable Nuggets of Biodiversity; March Program: Birding South Africa; April Program: Why Bird Feeding Makes a Difference; Smith's Longspur Field Trip; Sodalis Nature Park Field Trip; Spring Warbler ID Workshop; Winter Lakefront Recap; Photo Hike Recap; Woodcock Walks; Nina Mason Pulliam EcoLab Night Hike; Local Hikes for Spring; Beers with Birders

February 27th, 2019|

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Amos Butler Audubon SocietySaturday, June 8th, 2019 at 5:00am
We are excited to be partnering with The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park at Newfields for bird hikes on this beautiful property along the White River and Central Canal. The first hike will be led by ABAS President Rob Ripma on June 15th at 8am. It is free and open to the public. Visit our website for more information about this hike. http://www.amosbutleraudubon.org/event/newfields-bird-hike/
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Amos Butler Audubon Society updated their cover photo.Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 3:23am
This beautiful image of a Song Sparrow was captured by Mike Timmons this spring. Thank you for sharing with us, Mike!
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Amos Butler Audubon SocietyWednesday, May 29th, 2019 at 3:53am
Check it out! The downtown Indianapolis Peregrine Falcon pair have a new chick!

“Meet the newest falcon baby in downtown Indy! One of three banded this morning. Her name is Amy. In honor of our good friend and bird champion Amy Kearns !” - Jeff Canada

Thanks for sharing, Jeff!

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Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 at 10:42am
Big thanks to Brian Cunningham for an informative and fun program tonight on why feeding birds makes a difference! You have to love a presenter that brings door prizes for his audience!
Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 8:30pm
Did you know that there are local bird hikes all around the Indianapolis area? Here is a list of the April bird walks welcoming birders of all skill levels! Find one near you, and be sure to check out the calendar on our website for... https://t.co/AzpBtDf8L1
Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 8:05am
**Upcoming Workshop Reminder!**
Just in time for spring migration!

Join Scott Enochs, warbler identification enthusiast and Field Trip Chair for ABAS, for a crash course in warbler identification. We will start in... https://t.co/QWt1jNIzXi
Monday, April 1st, 2019 at 3:17am
**Upcoming Monthly Program Reminder!**
Join Brian Cunningham, Product and Hobby Education Manager for Wild Birds Unlimited and ABAS Board Director, for an informative program about feeding the birds!

Anyone who has... https://t.co/i9FeKKokFl
Sunday, March 17th, 2019 at 4:54am
**Upcoming Woodcock Walk Reminder!**

Join Brian Cunningham TONIGHT at 7:00 pm at Daubenspeck Community Nature Park for a night learning about the American Woodcock!

Brian scouted the park last... https://t.co/BcGG6pSkaZ
Friday, March 15th, 2019 at 6:03am
**Upcoming Event Reminder!**

Join us TONIGHT at Field Brewing in Westfield for a fun night of beers with birders! We hope to see you there! 🍻🐦 https://t.co/58pjE4dEmS

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