Alachua Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society

December 22, 2018
by Trina Anderson
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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
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DUCK TALES

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
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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