San Antonio Audubon Society
A Conservation and Birding Club in San Antonio, Texas since 1954
50 Years
Info Line: (210) 308-6788



Where to bird in San Antonio

Bexar County Bird List      Checklist Introduction

What to do if you find a baby bird (or other wildlife)

FAQs: About Birds & Birding

Specialty Birds of Central TX

Photos - Birds and birders


General Meetings

Birding Field Trips

Membership & Donations


Newsletter & Articles

Club Sales - patches, publications, tee shirts, mugs, etc

Our Constitution

Just For Kids


Join the SATXbirds mailing list to keep up on the latest bird sightings via email. Many SAAS members participate, and it's a great way to keep in touch with local birders. (Not officially affiliated with San Antonio Audubon Society)


Bexar Audubon Society - Bexar Audubon Society Website. Check here for environmental and conservation events along with birding field trips.
News and Notes

Meeting Location.   Meetings are  held at the First Tee, 915 East Mulberry Ave (Old Polo Grounds, Brackenridge Park). map

Our next meeting is Thursday, May 7. Niki Lake, Park Ranger at Government Canyon State Natural Area, will be our speaker. Her topic: Birding Fun with Niki

The trip to Bracken Bat Cave has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 21, at 8:00 AM. From I-35 take the Garden Ridge exit, FM 3009 , go through Garden Ridge to the entrance just short of the Natural Bridge Caverns.

Joan Lasswell has put together a nice page of photos from past SAAS field trips. Check it out!

View the award-winning public service announcement videos produced by the Olmos Basin Alliance and SARA. The videos are part of their Good Neighbors to Nature campaign. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently requested permission from San Antonio River Authority to use the Bag and Cup TV spots in their national nonpoint source pollution toolkit that government agencies around the country could use. In addition, a third video, Trash, was recently released. You can see them by clicking the following links: Bag  Cup Trash

You can now download the current (May/June 2015)  and past editions of the newsletter from the Newsletter & Articles page.

Long-eared Owl by Lora Render. This photo captured the long-eared owl that has been seen at Mitchell Lake Audubon Center during December, 2013. Thanks, Lora!

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More Birding Events

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Avian Influenza Updates - Ornithological Council links to the latest news on the Bird Flu


2014 Officers:
Committee Chairmen:
President: Dahn Windhorn
Field Trips: Helen Rejzek
Vice President: Georgina Schwartz
Membership: Tom Inglet
Secretary: Desi D’Orsogna
Bird Records: Dodge Engleman
Treasurer: Betty Walters
Nature Trail: Jerry Coleman
Newsletter: Lora Reynolds
Publicity:  Shirley Bartels
2014 Board of Directors:

Historian: Betty Walters

Paige Newman
Conservation: open
Chris Bailey
Website: Bill Collins

Greg Gibbons

Education and Community Outreach:
Patsy Inglet

San Antonio Audubon Society, 5150 Broadway #257, San Antonio, TX 78209-5710, (210) 308-6788, E-mail
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