Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society (WCAS) promotes and sells Bird Friendly Native Plants to help you welcome summer forward during the month of June. Proceeds benefit WCAS.
The first in a series of urban bird walks, co-sponsored by Western Cuyahoga Audubon and Tremont West Development Corporation, took place on Saturday, May 22, 2021. The Towpath Tremont Trail is adjacent to the Cuyahoga River and plenty of “wild” places along railroad tracks, and not-so-vacant, vacant lots.
Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society is proud to announce it's partnership with Tilth Soil, a product of Rust Belt Riders, a worker-owned social enterprise founded in 2014 with the mission of feeding people, not landfills.
WCAS partners with Tremont West Community Development Corporation to host a series of bird walks in Tremont, Ohio along the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail.
Connect and be a part of a growing project network of people dedicated to building sustainable solutions for birds, wildlife, and habitat conservation. May 2021 meet up recordings and project notes here.
Be a part of the WCAS Bird-of-the-Month Photo Contest to help raise awareness of bird species through photography excellence.
WCAS Virtual Field Trip Co-Coordinator Michelle Brosius leads a community meet up Wednesday, May 12, 2021 with participants of the WCAS Virtual Field Trip to Lucia S. Nash Preserve, Burton, OH in April 2021.
Nine warbler species were observed, three Vireo species and four Thrush species. The Yellow-throated Vireo, a regular summer visitor for the last several years, returned this week. Highlights include a group of four Great Egrets flying overhead, and a Red-headed Woodpecker. - Report by Bill Deininger.
Readers ask, "Is it possible to put up a backyard Purple Martin house? Send us your bird and habitat related questions and we'll do our best to provide great answers!
You may plan on giving your mother a traditional gift of flowers, candy and a card, but Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society believes that our suggestions will make your gift unique and quite memorable.
Member Meeting and Speaker Program, 'The Central Ohio Owl Project' with Blake Mathys, Ohio Dominican University May 2021 Recording
WCAS Board, project leaders, and members provide updates on member programs and services to advance the Audubon mission and invite community participation. Blake Mathys, Ohio Dominican University, presents an overview of “The Central Ohio Owl Project”, research insights, and how people can get involved.
Gaining a better understanding of Ohio’s owls is a goal of Ohio Dominican University ornithologist Blake Mathys. Last fall he launched the Central Ohio Owl Project, but his research actually extends beyond the title, as Mathys will accept owl reports from anywhere in the state.
Quarterly stories, reports, news and announcements dedicated to birding and environmental conservation activities in northern Ohio USA.
Order delicious Birds & Beans Coffee harvested from Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center certified forested farms that provide winter homes for migratory birds and bolster local economies.
Spring is here! Birds migrating, wildflowers blooming, trees greening up and many of us getting out to enjoy nature or work the soil and plant our gardens. The WCAS Spring Membership Drive connects you to all these things and more!
WCAS invites birders to bird at a monthly designated field trip location, share stories to a public digital scrapbook, and participate in online community meet ups.
May Day (May 1st) is an ancient festival of spring and a current traditional spring holiday in many European cultures. After a long winter, Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society (WCAS) promotes and sells Bird Friendly Native Plants to help you bring spring forward during this special month. Proceeds pay for plant costs and contribute a donation to WCAS to support chapter activities.
Volunteers are essential to all aspects of local Audubon chapter activities that serve the community. Join us to help promote the Audubon mission.
Written after a visit to the Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation as part of the Western Cuyahoga Audubon Society’s Virtual Field Trip program, this poem “A Walk in the Park” captures the entirety of Shaun’s visit and all that he saw on that day.
Publishing news, announcements and reports.
ENTER Bird-of-the-Month Photo Contest September 2021: Great Blue Heron
The Western Cuyahoga Audubon Virtual Conference Center hosts chapter programs. Download the Free Desktop & Mobile Apps-Version 2. Use the desktop icon or mobile app (see above) to enter a meeting.
Bird Walk Reports
Christmas Bird Count-Lakewood Circle
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