Alachua Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society

AAS-logoThe Alachua Audubon Society’s mission is to foster appreciation and knowledge of birds and other native wildlife, to protect and restore wildlife populations and their habitats, and to promote sustainable use of natural resources.  


Field Trips and Activities, including Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands and the the *new* Birds and Brew  


Become involved with Audubon EagleWatch by signing up for a local training session held at the Mill Pond Clubhouse on Sunday, November 5, 2:00-4:00 pm. Follow the link for more information.




sightings in Alachua CountyCheck out the new Illustrated Checklist

View recent Rare Bird sightings in Alachua County

Sign up for eBird Alerts covering Alachua County and receive sightings of rare birds or needs (target birds) by email hourly or daily. Must be signed in to your eBird account (free)

Follow this link for a list of birds seen in Alachua County.

Birders viewing Common Gallinule at Depot Park during inaugural Birds and Brew Walk.

Whooping Crane and Sandhill Crane. Photo courtesy of Dick Bartlett

Purple Gallinule eating apple snail courtesy of Erika Simons

Limpkin photo courtesy of Sam Ewing

Birders at Sweetwater Wetlands Park