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Upcoming Weekend Field Trip

Berrien County
April 22-23, 2017 (Saturday - Sunday)  Leader: Don Burlett
This early spring trip is for interesting species found on the west side of the state. Brewer's Blackbird, Longspurs and other passerines have been seen in the past. We'll leave Friday and drive west, staying in the Sawyer-New Buffalo area both nights. Carpooling will be encouraged. Click HERE for full details..

For the full list of upcoming field trips, visit our Field Trips page.

Young Birders!
New activities have been added for the month of April -
CLICK HERE for activity details and information about our Young Birder's Club.


Supplies are limited so please consider supporting soon!

Things to do:

  • Learn more about birds this spring and summer through volunteer work such as bird banding, nest-box monitoring, and conducting bird surveys.

  • Check out the new Polk Penguin Conservation Center at the Detroit Zoo.  It is home to 70 penguins.

Our Mission

  • Promote an interest in native wildlife including birds, other animals and plants and advocate the preservation of wildlife habitats in Michigan.
  • Provide on a local level, access to the natural world through activities and social media such as meetings, field trips, newsletter, website, facebook, twitter and blogs.

     OAS is a chapter of Michigan Audubon Society. We have served Oakland County, Michigan since 1958.

     Photo credits this page:  Robert Epstein, Joan Tisdale


Oatmeal Heathered, Polyester Fleece,
embroidered with a Nuthatch and "Oakland Audubon Society" on the front. Hats are $15.00 each and will be available for  purchase at upcoming membership meetings as well as on upcoming field trips. To purchase by mail, please  contact Phil Bugosh or Elaine Ferguson.