Dedicated to the protection of birds, other animals, and their habitats through education and activism
Southeast Volusia Audubon Society, P.O. Box 46, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32170; president@SEVolusiaAudubon.org
Young people are the key to the future of our country. It is their inheritance we are spending and they need to care about how carefully we are stewarding it. They have a great stake in it. Please help us with your financial support.
Audubon Adventures provides classrooms with environmental education prrograms. They cost about $50.00 per class. Will you sponsor a class?
Books to Schools. We are providing environment oriented books to four schools in the area this year at a cost of $350.00 per school. Will you help?
Volunteers. Your help with any of our activities is needed. The more volunteers we have, the less each of us has to do.
Meetings are conducted on the second Thursday of the month (November
thru March) at
Marine Discovery Center at 520 Barracuda Boulevard in New Smyrna Beach.
They start at 7:00 p.m. and are open to the general public. You do not have to be a member to
November 9, 2017: Sally Cummings, avid local Master Gardener will present a program on "Butterflies & Butterfly Gardening: Attracting butterflies/ hummingbirds in the garden; Larval/nectar plants; Common local butterflies and their lifecycles." Here is her bio and program symopsis.
December 14, 2107: Dr.
Maia McGuire, UF/IFAS Extension Florida Sea Grant Agent, will
talk on the problems of microplastics being ingested by sea animals
and what we can do about them. Here is her bio and program synopsis.
January 11, 2018: Jane Durocher, Middle Basin Advocacy Director; St. Johns Riverkeeper will present on the "St John's River: Flowing with life." Here is her bio and program synopsis.
February 08, 2018: Dan
Gribbin, Halifax River Audubon Board Member At-Large, photographer and
creator of greeting cards, will talk about "Shorebird Breeding Islands:
The Young and the Restless." Here is his bio and program synopsis.
March 08, 2018: Sam Fried, President, Flights of Fancy Adventures, LLC, will present a program on warblers. Sam specializes in small group birding tours in the U.S., Canada, and Central and South America, and does many presentations to Audubon groups. He last presented here in Oct 2015 with a program on owls and their calls. Here ishis bio.
April 12, 2018: Pot luck, election of officers. Meeting time is 5:30 p.m. at the MDC. There will be no formal program. Business meeting will be followed by the election of officers.