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.  


Join us for our annual Holiday Social and enjoy food and drink with your birding friends. The holiday party will be held at the Mill Pond Clubhouse on December 1, 2017. Follow this link for more detail.

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


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)


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