Film Screening

From the Bottom Up: Climate Action in Detroit
By Award-Winning Filmmaker and Detroit Audubon Board Member, Diane Cheklich
Thursday, February 1st at 7pm
Belle Isle Nature Center

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Upcoming Events

Elmwood Cemetery Bird Walk

Saturday, January 27th

Belle Isle Birding

Saturday, February 3rd

Elmwood Cemetery Bird Walk

Saturday, February 10th

Detroit Audubon in the News


Pheasants in Detroit Make a Big Splash! Detroit Audubon led it’s first ever Pheasant Walk in Detroit on April 1, 2017! Live in the D on Local 4 news featured the success of our walk and the presence of Pheasants in Detroit! We are hoping that these stories excite and encourage folks in the city to get out birding this year! Watch the video below, or click here for the full story.

For more Detroit Audubon in the News stories, click here. For more information on our next Pheasant Walk, click here.



New Flyway!  Hot off the Press! Enjoy the 2017 Winter Flyway, Detroit Audubon’s Seasonal Newsletter here.

This year there is an opportunity for your end-of-year gift to have an even greater impact! Thanks to the generosity of committed friends, through January 1, 2018 contributions will be matched 1:1. This is an opportunity to double your gift! Make a donation to Detroit Audubon here

Detroit Audubon is a proud member of the Metro Detroit Nature Network, who co-hosted the State of the Strait: Urban Bird Summit on November 9th! Stay tuned for the written report, audio files of talks, and power point presentations online here.

Detroit Audubon Makes Public Statement on Fugitive Dust in Detroit. Click here to read the full statement.

2017 Field Trip Schedule Detroit Audubon field trips offer fantastic year-round birding opportunities! We visit renowned regional hot spots 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.

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?

The Stephen Stackpole Memorial Chimney Swift Live Cam

This live feed is underwritten by Detroit Audubon in partnership with the Swift Sanctuary in Farmington, MI

Thanks for viewing the Stephen Stackpole Chimney Swift LiveCam. The Chimney Swifts have left Farmington and have gone to warmer climes. Check our live feed again in April when the swifts return!

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