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 Programs

New Guinea-Birds and Nature
Presenter: John Sevenair
Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Time: Social at 6:30 p.m., program at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Community Church Unitarian Universalist, 6690 Fleur de Lis Dr., New Orleans, LA 70124.

John is well known by all of us. He has literally traveled the world and since his retirement from Xavier University, he has been in ultra-drive! This time he traveled 8,895 miles from home. Join John on his exciting adventure in New Guinea, certainly a land of enchantment.

Birding Field Trips and Festivals

New Orleans Christmas Bird Count
Date: Saturday, December 27
Time: dawn untill dusk
Leader: Glenn Ousset, 504-495-4284, gousset@bellsouth.net
Photo of Burrowing Owl by Larry Smith
Courtesy of National Audubon Society

Birding Audubon Park (half-day trip)
Date: Saturday, January 10
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Meet in the parking lot off Magazine St. (St. Charles side of Magazine) near the golf club house.
Leader: Mary Joe Krieger 866-3396 (home)

Birding New Orleans East Canals and Lakes
(half-day trip)
Date: Saturday, January 17
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Meet just inside Joe Brown Park. Exit I-10 at Read Blvd. and turn right on Read. Joe Brown Park
will be on the left about ½ mile down Read.
Leader: Joelle Finley (504) 715-2647

Date: Saturday, January 17
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: New Orleans City Park

NORDC and Orleans Audubon Society are working together to create a group for teens interested in birds and birdwatching. On the second Saturday of each month, the group will take a field trip to one of New Orleans' birding hotspots. For dates, locations and further details, visit http://www.nola.gov/nordc/outdoor-programs/#birders or contact Wendy Rihner at wrihner@gmail.com.


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