Migration Begins August 15th!
Safe Passage Great Lakes Volunteers are Needed!
Fall Monitoring: August 15th – October 31st
The Stephen Stackpole Memorial Chimney Swift Live Cam
This live feed was underwritten by Detroit Audubon in partnership with the Swift Sanctuary in Farmington, MI
Thanks for viewing the Stephen Stackpole Chimney Swift LiveCam. The swifts will be starting their journey south soon and we should see more and more birds entering the chimney at dusk each night. The best time to view them will be in September, when we hold our Annual Swift Night Out event!Learn More
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 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 Spring! Watch the video below, or click here for the full story.
New Flyway! Hot off the Press! Enjoy the 2017 Summer Flyway, Detroit Audubon’s Seasonal Newsletter.
It’s Summer! Are you getting ready to plant a garden or spruce up your yard? Read our Guide to Bird Friendly Gardens today!
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.