Birds of Kenya

Luc and Therese Jacobs, who attend many of our field trips,  recently completed a birding trip to Kenya.  They have been kind enough to share some of Luc’s amazing photos.  Beginning the week of December 12, on our Facebook and Instagram pages, we will be highlighting...

Books for Holiday Gift Giving

Books make great holiday gifts. Peruse some of our favorites. Here are 5 new titles.  Learn more about these new books. The Bird Name Book by Susan Myers If you have ever wondered about the origins of the English words we use to name birds, this book is for you. Bird...

2022 Christmas Bird Count

Please join us for the 2022 VFAS Christmas Bird Count, which will be held this year on Saturday, December 24 at various times and locations around Audubon PA.. The Christmas Bird Count is a census of birds in the Western Hemisphere, performed annually in the early...

Project FeederWatch Starts November 1

Are you looking for an activity to keep you busy through Fall and Winter, while you contribute to scientific research?  Whether you’re new to birdwatching or have been watching birds for decades, Project FeederWatch will keep you going through the winter months....

Leaves Help Your Yard and Wildlife

The Fall season brings beautiful shades of red, orange, and gold in the autumn leaves. But Fall is also the season of raking leaves and time-consuming yard cleanup.  Why are we putting leaves out with the trash? According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,...