Black Tern Discovery Cruise

Friday July 1, 2016

We are pleased to offer a Discovery Cruise this summer to view the nesting Black Tern Colony on the St. Clair flats! Ride along on a comfortable and scenic cruise to view the largest nesting Black Tern Colony! Enjoy refreshments and a comfortable ride.

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Detroit Audubon has been protecting birds and the environment since 1939. Our 6,000 members stretch from St. Clair County to Ann Arbor to the Ohio State Line.

Detroit Audubon Young Birders Club

Introducing youth to birds and nature throughout the year with hands-on activities, field trips, and special presentations.

Project Safe Passage

Works to reduce the incidence of collisions of night-migrating birds with illuminated buildings in this area.

Emergency Care for Birds

Have you ever found a bird that was injured or a baby bird that was obviously out of the nest too early? What do you do?

Upcoming Events


2016 Field Trip Schedule Detroit Audubon field trips offer fantastic year-round birding opportunities!. We visit renowned regional hotspots during the migration season.Other trips focus on the many interesting resident species. All trips are free unless otherwise noted. Everyone is welcome, especially beginning birders, and you can always bring a friend.

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