Upcoming Events

OAS regular meetings are held at the Community Church Unitarian Universalist, 6690 Fleur de Lis Drive, New Orleans, LA 70124 (Lakeview). The social starts at 6:30 p.m. and the program begins at 7:00 p.m.
Birding Field Trips are offered jointly with the Crescent Bird Club

Orleans Audubon monthly meetings will resume in September.

Birding Field Trips and Festivals

Wood Stork Day

Date: July 19, 2014

Time:7:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Location: South Farm Unit,Sherburne Wildlife Management Area, north of I-10 near Ramah

Description: This popular birding and wildlife photography event provides a great opportunity to see large numbers of Wood Storks and wading birds such as the Roseate Spoonbill. Enjoy this part of the incredibly rich Atchafalaya Basin while it is teaming with wildlife.

The earlier you arrive the better your chances are to see the wood storks! A valid Hunting/Fishing License or Wild Louisiana Stamp is required, except for persons under 16 or older than 60 years of age. Licenses or stamps may be obtained online at http://www.wlf.la.gov or by telephone at 1-888-765-2602.

The event is sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Directions to the South Farm: Take the Ramah Exit off I-10 (Exit #135). Head North and follow the signs.

For more information please contact: LDWF: 337-948-0255, USACE: 337-585-0853

Photo courtesy of
Michael Seymour,
Louisiana Department of
Wildlife and Fisheries

Feliciana Hummingbird Celebration

Dates: September 2014, date to be announced

Location: St. Francisville

contact for more information: 800-789-4221

This event starts with a wine & cheese social at Rosedown Plantation. On Saturday there will be biologist at two private gardens banding hummingbirds.


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