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. Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands will return in the Fall.

Download the June Challenge Checklist as an Excel file (which automatically keeps tally) or a PDF versionRead more on the June Challenge here.

Another option for keeping track is to register at this web site,, but you’ll still need to send your list to Rex to win the prize for Alachua County.


sightings in Alachua County

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.

Whooping Crane and Sandhill Crane. Photo courtesy of Dick Bartlett

Limpkin photo courtesy of Sam Ewing

Black-necked Stilt photo courtesy of Bob Simons

Birders at Sweetwater Wetlands Park