Beers with Birders Event at Ash & Elm Cider Co.

We would like to thank everyone who came out to the Beers with Birders event at Ash & Elm Cider Co. last week! 34 birders were there to mingle and share birding stories. We are planning another event like this soon. Stay tuned!

Beers with Birders Event at Ash & Elm Cider Co. 2017-03-30T15:08:22+00:00

Oregon Dark-eyed Junco at Eagle Creek Ornithology Center

An Oregon Dark-eyed Junco has been frequenting their feeders for the past couple of months. This subspecies has a dark hood, a reddish back and light brownish flanks. Be sure to keep an eye out for this cool little bird if you visit the park!

Oregon Dark-eyed Junco at Eagle Creek Ornithology Center 2017-03-30T15:04:01+00:00

Eastern Meadowlark

The Eastern Meadowlark's flutelike song can be heard during the summer months over grasslands throughout the state. As this photo from Leota, Indiana birder and photographer Brian Lowry shows, they can also be found during the winter.

Eastern Meadowlark 2017-03-30T15:14:45+00:00

Please Help Save the Crown Hill Woods

Many Audubon members are aware that the Veterans Administration purchased a 14.75-acre forested tract of land in Crown Hill Cemetery with the intention to develop the site with columbaria to inter the remains of veterans. This tract is the core of an irreplaceable urban forest characterized in 2006 by DNR scientists as “a true high quality remnant of Indiana’s pre-settlement forest

Please Help Save the Crown Hill Woods 2017-03-31T09:07:32+00:00

Townsend’s Solitaire in Indiana

Indiana is lucky if one of these rare visitors is found around the lakefront during the winter months. This November, not one but two Townsend's Solitaires have been reported in the state

Townsend’s Solitaire in Indiana 2017-03-30T15:33:32+00:00

6th Annual Raptor Rendezvous

Our friends at the Indiana Raptor Center are hosting their 6th annual Raptor Rendezvous on Sunday November 13th, from 1:00 - 4:30 PM at the Abe Martin Lodge in beautiful Brown County State Park.

6th Annual Raptor Rendezvous 2017-03-30T15:41:12+00:00

Red-breasted Nuthatch Invasion

These little jokers have shown up in Indiana earlier this season and with more sightings than most years. This bird was photographed today at Eagle Creek Park.

Red-breasted Nuthatch Invasion 2017-03-30T15:50:12+00:00

Daubenspeck Community Nature Park

Although the fall migrants didn't feel like cooperating at Daubenspeck Community Nature Park on this beautiful morning, that didn't stop the group of 20+ participants from having a ton of fun!

Daubenspeck Community Nature Park 2017-04-04T11:00:29+00:00

Suds & Swifts

Join ABAS President, Rob Ripma, and Treasurer Ted Meyer for an evening out with Chimney Swifts!

Suds & Swifts 2017-04-04T11:09:27+00:00