Jayhawk Audubon is the chapter of the National Audubon Society serving Lawrence, Douglas County, and surrounding communities in eastern Kansas.


Our mission is to provide opportunities for greater understanding and appreciation of birds and other wildlife, to encourage sustainable practices, and to advocate for actions and policies which result in protection and preservation of intact ecosystems.


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Join us! All of our resources are available to the public free of charge and our meetings and field trips are always open to the public. If you would like to become a member, the cost is just $10 per year to be a local member or $20 per year to be a local and national member, which includes a subscription to the beautiful Audubon magazine. Click here for membership information.

Our Backyard Birds

What's that bird at your feeder? Check our new Backyard Birds of Winter page to learn the most likely visitors in our membership area. And follow along (or join yourself) for more bird watching with Project FeederWatch.

Latest News

Upcoming Events

Monday, Nov. 23, 7 p.m. -- Dawn Buehler, Friends of the Kaw, will present on FOK's 173-mile float down the Kaw earlier this year, plus the latest data on pollution in the river. Click here to join the Zoom presentation.

HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Stay well and enjoy time outdoors! For a list of local birding spots, visit our Birding page.

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 Previous issues are available from our Newsletter Archive.

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Black-capped Chickadee

Chickadees in their natural habitat feed primarily on insects gleaned from tree bark. Photo by Jim Bresnahan.

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