Welcome to Shawnee Chapter of Illinois Audubon Society

Shawnee Chapter of Illinois Audubon Society, serving members across the southernmost region of Illinois. We are dedicated to the conservation and preservation of Illinois habitat and its diversity of native birds, animals and plants. We offer bird watching and nature-related field trips, workshops and presentations in southern Illinois.

Hummingbird Day – Saturday July 28, 2018 9 Am – Noon

Hummingbird Day will be held at the Illinois Audubon Society War Bluff Valley Wildlife Sanctuary on Bushwack Road north of Golconda, Illinois.  Take Route 146 north 3.5 miles to Bushwack Road and turn left. Follow Bushwack Road about 2.2 miles to the sanctuary entrance on the right.  A light potluck luncheon will be held at 12:30 PM followed by the Shawnee Chapter Annual Meeting and elections.  Everyone is welcome!


Annual Membership Meeting Postponed

The annual membership meeting which was scheduled for May 28 at 7 PM in Carbondale has been postponed due to a conflict in scheduling.  We will update a new schedule as soon as we can.   Please accept our apology if an inconvenience is experienced.