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 Indiana2017-03-30T15:33:32-05:00

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 Rendezvous2017-03-30T15:41:12-05:00

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 Invasion2017-03-30T15:50:12-05:00

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 Park2017-04-04T11:00:29-05:00

Suds & Swifts

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

Suds & Swifts2017-04-04T11:09:27-05:00

Piping Plover Field Trip

The Piping Plover field trip last weekend was a success! It's always nice when the species we set out to see decides to show up for the group! Big thanks to those that spotted the bird and helped to get the ENTIRE group a view!

Piping Plover Field Trip2017-04-04T11:29:53-05:00

Coffee & Birds

Are you a coffee lover like me? Do you love birds? Why not support coffee growing that supports birds and produces some of the best coffee?

Coffee & Birds2017-04-04T11:33:29-05:00

Ruff in Indiana

Many birders were able to see a Ruff, a rare shorebird in North America, in Hancock County on Sunday after it was found by Don Gorney. The female bird is in the foreground in the photo.

Ruff in Indiana2017-04-04T11:42:43-05:00

American White Pelicans

American White Pelicans have arrived in large numbers at Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area, Greene Co, IN!

American White Pelicans2017-04-04T10:47:05-05:00