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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.

Events & Activities

Upcoming Events

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Holliday Park Bird Hike

February 18 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Feb 23


Wood Warble Coffee Benefits ABAS

Jeff Canada, one of our fellow Indiana birders, is roasting coffee right here in Indiana. His coffee is Bird-friendy as certified by the Smithsonian. The coffee is quite delicious and the Bird Song Blend benefits ABAS. You can purchase coffee at https://woodwarblercoffee.com/collections/conservation-partner-coffees. Jeff has been roasting coffee since 2017 and it combines his passion for coffee with his passion for birding. Grateful Dead fans might also notice his passion for that group showing up in a few of the names for his coffees. If you have a passion for birds and coffee as well, you might give just give Jeff's coffee a try. We think you'll enjoy it.

January 13th, 2020|

Lifelines Jan/Feb 2020

New Year's Resolutions: Birder Style!; Local Scientist Helps Save Threatened Red Knots; Ecoblitz 2.0: Hoosier National Forest Reveals Undisturbed Woodland Ecosystem; The Making of Central Park: A Gem in Hamilton County; January Program: Te Best of Birding in Central America — Which Country is Right for You?; February Program: The Secret Love Life of Birds; Celery Bog Nature Area Field Trip; Lakefront Field Trip; Eagle Creek Photo Hike; Local Birds Hikes

December 29th, 2019|

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Amos Butler Audubon SocietyWednesday, January 1st, 2020 at 3:27am
Happy New Year! 🥂 We look forward to another year of workshops, programs, field trips, and of course... the Birdathon!

What goals do you have for 2020?

Short-eared Owl
Kankakee Sands - Newton County, Indiana
Photo by Amy Hodson
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Amos Butler Audubon Society shared a post.Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 at 2:46am
Have you had a chance to play “Wingspan”? Stay tuned for some upcoming event announcements in the Indy area! ♟ 🦅 🙌🏻
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Amos Butler Audubon SocietyTuesday, December 3rd, 2019 at 12:30pm
#TurnYourTuesday into a #GivingTuesday by donating to the Amos Butler Audubon Society!

Your donation at the local level allows us to fund conservation and education projects. Without your help we would not be as successful as we have been since 1938. All donations are tax-deductible and, as always, your gift helps us in our continuing mission to promote the enjoyment and stewardship of the birds of Central Indiana.

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Amos Butler Audubon Society updated their cover photo.Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 at 12:50am
The first Snowy Owl of the season has been reported in northern Indiana! Keep your eyes open as you pass corn fields this winter. You never know what you might find!

Thank you to Jeff Timmons for sharing this photo of a Snowy Owl in 2018 with us.
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Amos Butler Audubon Society shared a post.Thursday, November 14th, 2019 at 4:19pm
Check it out!

Our friends at Wood Warbler Coffee were featured in the local news! We are proud partners of this awesome locally owned business. Check out the links below to learn more about how you can help conservation efforts AND support ABAS by purchasing a bag of Wood Warbler Coffee.

Christmas is just around the corner! Who wouldn’t love a delicious bag of their favorite brew? (Purchase link in comments) ☕️ ❤️ 🐦
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Amos Butler Audubon Society shared a post.Saturday, November 9th, 2019 at 9:04pm
Dear Santa... 🦆 📖 🙌🏻

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Sunday, June 30th, 2019 at 2:57pm
We had a short, but great Bird Walk at Garfield Park on Saturday. My favorite bird is the Cedar Waxwing, so just having that on the list is a win in my opinion (Jessica Helmbold, ABAS Education Chair).... https://t.co/3mxwjjnMw5
Saturday, June 29th, 2019 at 1:34pm

Join Mark Welter TOMORROW as he leads you on a trip to Kankakee Sands in search of breeding sparrows. Kankakee Sands is a birder’s paradise for nesting prairie species. The 7,000+... https://t.co/wPd4Mb6TeJ
Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 10:42pm
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 8:30am
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
Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 at 8:05pm
**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
Sunday, March 31st, 2019 at 3:17pm
**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

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