Jayhawk Audubon Society

Local Birding


The mission of the Jayhawk Audubon Society is to encourage enjoyment of, to promote understanding of, and to advocate conservation of the natural world. The Jayhawk Audubon Society serves Douglas County, Kansas and the surrounding communities.

Join us! All of our resources are available free of charge and our meetings and field trips are always open to the public. Feel free to contact us with questions, to share adventures or sightings, or to find out more about our activities. Hope to see you soon!




August Public Meeting

History and Future of the Baker Wetlands

The Baker Wetlands, which have been the center of the controversy over the location of the proposed South Lawrence Trafficway for nearly 30 years, will be the topic at the Jayhawk Audubon Society's monthly meeting, which will be held Monday, August 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Fellowship Hall, 1245 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence.

Dr. Roger Boyd, Director of Natural Areas and Emeritus Professor of Biology at Baker University in Baldwin City, Kan., will be the speaker will give a brief history of the area and its importance to area naturalists, conservationists, birdwatchers, and others.The meeting is free and open to the public. Read more »


Watch a Short Video About JAS

Upcoming Field Trips

Watch this space for upcoming field trip information.

News & Announcements

Download the August Issue of the JAS Newsletter (PDF)