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May 2019

Goose Pond Weekend Birding Tour – FULL

May 31 @ 6:00 pm - June 2 @ 12:00 pm EDT
Goose Pond FWA, 13540 W County RD 400 S
Linton, IN 47441 United States
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$97 – $199

THIS TRIP IS FULL In 2019, IAS will present a full weekend of birding at Goose Pond and nearby properties to gain appreciation for the diverse breeding birds that call Goose Pond home. While a single day can see many birds in early June, this trip will aim to observe the full suite of amazing birds found in the wetlands, prairies, and forests of the area.   The goal will be to log well over 100 species during the weekend. May…

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June 2019

Songbird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

June 1 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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IAS Outer Banks Tour 2019

June 4 - June 9
$100

Indiana Audubon Society is pleased to offer an exciting pelagic birding adventure in June of 2019.   The 6 day trip will explore the unique habitats of the southeastern US, as well as a single day offshore birding trip in the Atlantic Gulf Stream with the Stormy Petrel II.  The trip will be led by IAS board member, Mark Welter, who has earned a reputation as an excellent and attentive birding guide for IAS, as well as the other local Audubon chapters.…

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Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

June 15 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

June 22 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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Birds & Bison at Kankakee Sands Field Trip

June 22 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Kankakee Sands, 3294 US-41
Morocco, IN 47963 United States
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Free – $10

Kankakee Sands is a birder’s and wildflower enthusiast’s paradise. The more than 7,000 acres hosts an amazing array of birds, wildflowers, plants and animals that fills the prairie with song and sights to behold. As a restoration project, the beauty of the Sands gets better every year.  In late 2016, American Bison were introduced on the landscape for the first time.  Their introduction is a great experiment on disturbance on the land and how it will benefit the many grassland birds.…

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CANCELLED – Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

June 30 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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CANCELLED Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of…

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July 2019

Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

July 6 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

July 13 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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Birds and Butterflies at the Scott Starling Sanctuary Field Trip

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Scott Starling Sanctuary, 39.886677,-86.3074627
Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
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Free – $10
Butterfly Count

While mid-summer birding can be slow and difficult during the summer duldrums, there are still plenty to find for the nature enthusiast in search of something new.  As breeding birds begin to quiet down, there's an explosion of wildflowers and butterflies to fill the air.  In this special IAS field trip, join Nick Kiehl for a search of the birds and butterflies at the unique Scott Starling Sanctuary in Indianapolis.  Scott Starling Sanctuary features several restoration and reforestation projects through…

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Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

July 20 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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NABA Butterfly Count at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Please join us for our annual butterfly count at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary. The morning will begin at 10 am and lunch will be provided at 1 pm. Participants are welcome to help count in the afternoon, too. If it rains, we will meet on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Please meet in the parking lot. We'll break into groups. Be sure to dress in layers, bring bug repellent, and wear hiking shoes. Some hiking is involved. All skill levels…

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Bird Banding Demos at Mary Gray

July 27 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Join us at the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary for Banding Birds & Bird Walks! Join Indiana Audubon for a morning of bird banding at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary.  Bird banding provides a wealth of information on the habits of both migratory and breeding birds throughout the preserve.  Banding takes place for several hours during the morning hours.  Songbird banding set up begins at 6am.  Observers may arrive as early as 7am to walk the nets and enjoy the banding of birds. …

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Birds and Butterfly Photography 101 Field Trip

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Free – $10

Spend an enjoyable morning on the grounds of the Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary as we explore the late summer butterflies and birds on our amazing property.  While mid-summer birding can be slow and difficult during the summer doldrums, there are still plenty to find for the nature enthusiast in search of something new.  As breeding birds begin to quiet down, there’s an explosion of wildflowers and butterflies to fill the air.  In this special IAS field trip, IAS Board Member,…

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August 2019

Lakefront Shorebirds Field Trip

August 3 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Miller Beach- Lake St Beach, 860 N Lake St
Gary, 46403 United States
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Free – $15

IAS is returning to Lake Michigan for a late summer tour for some prime shorebirds along the lakefront. Participants will meet at the Miller Beach, Lake St. beach parking lot at 7am central/8am eastern time for a morning of shorebird pursuit, with the early, larger shorebirds being the target species of the morning. We're in the window for a wide selection of shorebirds, from larger Willets, Whimbrels, and Godwits, and smaller Red Knots, Baird's Sandpipers, and plovers.  Piping Plover is…

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Indiana Audubon Hummingbird Migration Celebration 2019!

August 10
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Free – $10

Mark your calendars now for the 2nd Annual IAS Hummingbird Migration Celebration at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary!  This year's event will draw hummingbird enthusiasts from around the Midwest to Connersville, IN for a one day celebration of all things birds and hummingbirds.  Participants can expect an assortment of activities on the beautiful Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary grounds. About the Festival: The Indiana Audubon Hummingbird Migration Celebration is a festival for the tiny gem, the Ruby-throated Hummingbird. Multiple sponsors and partners…

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Indiana Audubon Hummingbird Migration Celebration!

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
Free – $10
Hummingbird Migration Celebration

Mark your calendars now for the IAS Hummingbird Migration Celebration at Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary!  This second annual event will draw hummingbird enthusiasts from around the Midwest to Connersville, IN for a one day celebration of all things birds and hummingbirds.  Participants can expect an assortment of activities on the beautiful Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary grounds. About the Festival: The Indiana Audubon Hummingbird Migration Celebration is a festival for the tiny gem, the Ruby-throated Hummingbird. Multiple sponsors and partners provide…

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Batwings Over Mary Gray

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT
Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary, 3499 S Bird Sanctuary Rd
Connersville, IN 47331 United States
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Free

Join us for a special bat-filled evening and learn about the other winged residents of your own backyard! Participants will learn about bat species of Indiana, how bat biologists conduct research, and have the chance to see live bats during a night time bat encounter. Experienced bat biologists Julia Wilson and Wes Conway will net for bats to learn what species occupy Mary Gray Bird Sanctuary. This special bat presentation will begin at 7:30pm inside Brooks Hall and netting will…

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