Our Mission: To preserve and protect the animals, plants, and natural communities
in Indian River County through advocacy, education, and public awareness.
Schedule of Programs and other events
Call 772-567-3520 for more information.
MEETINGS AND OTHER PROGRAMS 2017 - 2018
North Indian River County Library
1001 Sebastian Blvd. (C.R. 512), Sebastian
- all meetings start at 6:00 p.m. -
Vero Beach Community Center
2266 14th Avenue, Vero Beach
- all meetings start at 7:00 p.m. -
Audubon House - 195 9th Street SE (Oslo Road), Vero Beach starting at 6:00 p.m.
2017
September 18 (Vero Beach) - Lionfish with Bob Hickerson
October 9 (Sebastian) - Indian River Lagoon Otters: Biology, ecology and a new citizen science program with Megan Stolen, Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute
October 16 (Vero Beach) - The Sandhill Crane Story with Mark Smith, photographer
November 13 (Sebastian) - Creepy Crawly Land Crabs of Florida - and Beyond! with Bob Montanaro, photographer
November 20 (Vero Beach) - Wood Stork response to human-induced landscape changes with Betsy Evans, Florida Atlantic University
December 11 (Vero Beach) - Annual Potluck at Audubon House, 195 9th St. SE (Oslo Rd) - 6:00PM
2018
January 8 (Sebastian) - Butterflies & Moths with Ken Gonyo
January 15 (Vero Beach) - Vanishing Florida: A visual story of Florida's lost wilderness and history with Kevin Boldenow, fine art photography
January 22 (Vero Beach - Audubon House) - Taking Outstanding Bird Photos Using Digiscoping with Clay Taylor, Naturalist Market Manager, Swarovski Optik
February 12 (Sebastian) - Coyotes in Florida - Good?, Bad?, Ugly? with Tom Shupe, wildlife biologist, Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
February 19 (Vero Beach) - Magical Lake Malawi: where fishes behave like birds with Bill Loftus, Ph.D.
February 26 (Vero Beach) - Modeling Little Blue Heron Foraging Habitat in Dynamic Intertidal Systems with Marisa Martinez, Florida Atlantic University
March 12 (Sebastian) - Florida's Honeybees: Challenges & Solutions For Our Local Pollinators with Stuart Rowan, President of the South Brevard Beekeepers
March 19 (Vero Beach) - Malaria in wild and captive penguins with Nathan Burkett-Cadena, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of Florida | IFAS, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory
April 9 (Sebastian) - Shorebirds of Florida with Michael Brothers, Manager, Marine Science Center
April 16 (Vero Beach) - Corkscrew Swamp: Wood Stork nesting and water shortage effects on the ecosystem with Shawn Clem, Ph.D., Audubon Florida Science Director for Southwest Florida
April 20 (Vero Beach - Audubon House starting at 9:00AM) - Flora & Fauna of the Indian River Lagoon with Dr. Grant Gilmore
May 14 (Sebastian) - Global events that touched Florida: the Great Depression through the Cold War with Janie Gould
May 18 (Vero Beach - Audubon House starting at 9:00AM) - Florida's Honeybees: Challenges & Solutions For Our Local Pollinators with Stuart Rowan, President of the South Brevard Beekeepers
May 21 (Vero Beach) - Plants for Birds & Pollinators with Tim Harrison of Native Butterfly Flowers Nursery plus a sale of native plants
June 15 (Vero Beach - Audubon House starting at 9:00AM) - Blood Suckers: Florida's Mosquitoes with Dr. Nathan Burkett-Cadena, University of Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory
 
 
MEETINGS AND OTHER PROGRAMS 2018 - 2019
2018
September 17 (Vero Beach) -
October 8 (Sebastian) - Rehabilitation of Injured Birds with Tracy Frampton, Executive Director, Florida Wildlife Hospital
October 15 (Vero Beach) -
November 12 (Sebastian) -
November 19 (Vero Beach) - Bird Photography with Hart Rufe
December 10 (Vero Beach) - Annual Potluck at Audubon House, 195 9th St. SE (Oslo Rd) - 6:00PM
2019
January 14 (Sebastian) - Banding Bald Eagle Nestlings on Lake Michigan with Dale Bird
January 21 (Vero Beach) - Spoonbill Watch at the Stick Marsh with David Cox, Ph.D.
February 11 (Sebastian) -
February 18 (Vero Beach) - Birds - Watching, Learning and Photographing Our Feathered Friends with Mark Smith
March 11 (Sebastian) -
March 18 (Vero Beach) -
April 8 (Sebastian) -
April 15 (Vero Beach) - Pelican Island Audubon Field Trips: Special Places and Fabulous Birds with Becky and Bill Loftus
May 13 (Sebastian) -
May 20 (Vero Beach) -