Madison Audubon Society

Web http://www.madisonaudubon.org/

Email
info@madisonaudubon.org -- General Information
mreetz@madisonaudubon.org -- Executive Director Matt Reetz
carolynbyers@madisonaudubon.org -- Director of Education Carolyn Byers

Phone (608) 255-2473

Hours 
Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM

Address
1400 E. Washington Ave
Suite 170
Madison, WI 53704


Works to further public understanding of wildlife resources of both the Madison area and the nation. 

The Madison Audubon Society grew out of the Madison Bird Club, formed in 1936 by a small group of bird lovers. Service area includes Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Iowa, Jefferson, Richland and Sauk Counties, Wisconsin. Membership includes field trips, the monthly newsletter and national magazine. Monthly meetings on 3rd Tuesday of every month (except July, August, & December)--call to verify and for location. Open to the public.

Birding Hotline/Listserv: http://www.birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/WISC.html -- American Birding Association.

Madison Audubon sponsors free field trips and public education programs  as well as major events such as the annual Art Fair. The Board of Directors is comprised of volunteers who manage the organization. Other activities include Speakers Bureau, Annual Art Fair, Scholarships, legislative reports and action. Support various sanctuaries, most notably Goose Pond Sanctuary (a 527 acre sanctuary located on the Empire Prairie 15 miles north of Madison). The membership fee for a student is $25. They are always looking for volunteers.

The Audubon Society is dedicated to habitat protection, conservation education, and environmental advocacy. 




Keywords:WILDLIFE ENVIRONMENT ECOLOGY GOOSE POND REFUGE BIRD BIRDING VOLUNTEER WATCHING BIRDS   Doc ID:11442
Owner:Geoff M.Group:Campus and Visitor Relations
Created:2009-06-25 18:00 CSTUpdated:2017-10-16 08:08 CST
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