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.


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.


Birding outing April 21, Cave Valley 9 am

April 21 – Cave Valley field trip with the focus on migrating warblers. Meet at the Pomona fire station at 9 a.m. Then we will proceed to the old fire road with an easy hike to the pond. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars. Trip will conclude around noon. Contact Douglas at 618-564-2079 for further information.