Orange Audubon Society meetings are normally held the 3rd Thursday of every month (Sept. - June) at 7 pm in the Camellia Room at:

Harry P. Leu Garden
1920 North Forest Avenue
Orlando, FL 32803-1537


 

For Directions to Leu Gardens please click HERE

 


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JOIN US

Orange Audubon Society relies on the involvement and support of individuals like you to conserve the birds, wildlife, and natural ecosystems of the Central Florida area.

Interested in becoming a member? Just print and mail this membership form to become part of the Orange Audubon Society.

If you need to RENEW your membership, please wait for National Audubon to mail you the renewal form, please do not use the membership form .

Your basic membership of $20.00 supports our efforts to help safeguard Florida's natural environment, and also entitles you to receive three publications:

Audubon
The Florida Naturalist
OASis

Membership Form


Birdapalooza Birding Festival

February 5, 2016

Click here for Brochure listing Field Trip Details

Each trip is limited to 30 participants, and advance registration is required to assure that a space is available to you.  To register or to ask questions, contact Teresa at mwilliams@cfl.rr.com or 407-644-0796.

Orange Audubon Society (OAS) suggests a minimum online donation for these Friday field trips ($40 for full-day or trip combo; $20 each for a half-day trip) to help defray field trip costs. All proceeds will benefit OAS’ future nature education center or related projects.  

ADVANCE REGISTRATION CLOSES WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2016 or when field trip(s) are full.  

Donate using this handy PayPal button AFTER you reserve your space as indicated above:


Donations to Orange Audubon Society, Inc., a Florida nonprofit [501(c)(3)] organization, are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, 1-800-435-7352, WITHIN THE STATE.  FROM OUTSIDE OF FLORIDA CALL 1-850-410-3800.  VISIT www.800helpfla.com FOR HELP.

REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.  REGISTRATION NO. CH2330


Field Trips

Regular field trips showcase Florida’s flora and fauna in natural

conditions. Most involve leisurely walks while observing

wildlife. Before each field trip, check the OASis for details.

Contact leaders Mary Keim and Randy Snyder rssmhk@gmail.com or (407) 851-5416. FREE

 

Sep 19........Isle of Pine Preserve, south Orange County

Oct 17.........Hal Scott Preserve, east Orange County

Nov 21.........Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive, Apopka

Dec.............Please participate in local Christmas Bird Counts

Jan 23.........Merritt Isle National Wildlife refuge, Titusville

Feb 20.........Orlando Wetlands Park, Christmas

Mar 19.........Savage/Christmas Creek Preserve, Christmas

Apr 23..........Rock Springs Run State Reserve, Sorrento

May 21.........Charles H. Bronson State Forest, Chuluota


Limited Edition Field Trips

Limited Edition Field Trips are restricted to 15 people per trip.

The cost per person per trip is $10 members/$15 non-members.

Reservations are required and will be taken the week

before the trip by leader Bob Sanders: (407) 459-5617.

 

Sat., Sept 26.......Orlando Wetlands Park, Christmas

Sun., Oct 18........Three Lakes WMA, Osceola County

Sat., Nov 14........Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Titusville

Sun., Dec 20.......Lk. Jesup Conservation Area, Marl Bed Flats Tract

Sun., Jan 17.......Smyrna Dunes Park, New Smyrna Beach

Sun., Feb 28.......Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Titusville

Sat., Mar 26.........Lk. Jesup Conservation Area, Marl Bed Flats Tract

Sun., April 17......Ft. De Soto Park, Pinellas County

Sat., May 28........Three Lakes WMA, Osceola County

 


SPECIAL EVENTS

 

Overnight Field Trip & Flamingo Quest

Location: Palm Beach Co. & Broward Co.

                with guide David Simpson

Date: April 9–10, 2016. Birding with a search for Flamingos

Registration: Teresa Williams—(407) 644-0796

                     or mwilliams@cfl.rr.com

Cost: (includes guide and field trip fees)

         $40 members/$55 nonmembers;

         Sat. only: $25 members/$40 non-members

Trip/lodging details: See January OASis

                                 or call (407) 637-2525

 

Youth Field Trips

Youth field trips allow children to observe and enjoy the

natural world on easy hiking trails. Must be accompanied by

an adult. Cost is free and loaner binoculars are available.

No reservations are required.

Please contact leader Brook Rohman

with questions: (407) 921-8008.

 

Sept 12, 2015; 8:00 AM....Mead Botanical Garden, Winter Park

Nov 7, 2015; 8:00 AM.......Central Winds Park, Winter Springs

Jan 9, 2016; 9:00 AM.......Lake Lotus Park, Altamonte Springs


Teachers: Bring the natural world to your classroom with

Audubon Adventures

Click HERE for more information


   

 
 

Orphaned or
       Injured Wildlife?

What to do if you find a baby bird

In many cases “orphaned” baby birds are kidnapped when they should be left alone, not taken to a rehabber.

For rehabilitation sources, visit:

Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Information Directory

Audubon Center for Birds of Prey (Raptors Only)
407-644-0190


Speakers Bureau

Orange Audubon Society has a list of speakers who are willing to address schools and organizations on subjects such as birds, plants, the environment, and Florida outdoors. 

Click Here

or email

Linda Carpenter

407-628-4633

 

 

 

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