Alachua Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society

December 22, 2018
by Trina Anderson

Recognizing John Hintermister

by Debbie Segal, extracted from Rex Rowan’s History of Birding in Alachua County The Alachua Audubon Society wishes to recognize the longest-standing member of Alachua County’s birding community.  After many decades of leading field trips for AAS, the St. Mark’s field … Continue reading

November 9, 2018
by Trina Anderson


by Rex Rowan, posted to Facebook November 1, 2018 At about lunchtime on October 30th, Rob Norton discovered a drake Eurasian Wigeon at Sweetwater Wetlands Park. He passed the word, and several local birders got to see it before the … Continue reading

June 29, 2018
by Rex Rowan

Winter is coming

The days are getting shorter again. We’ve already lost a minute and three seconds of daylight! I can feel the Seasonal Affective Disorder starting to take hold. Sigh. Gina Kent of Gainesville’s own Avian Research and Conservation Institute has a … Continue reading