*Remembering Dick Nickelsen
*Meeting Places
*Current Newsletter
*Annual Newsletter, Fall 2013
*Annual Newsletter, Fall 2012
*Annual Newsletter, Fall 2011
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*How to join our Chapter
*How to contact us
*Checklist of local birds
*Local birding sites
*National Audubon Society
*2010 -Christmas Bird Count for Seven Mountains Audubon
*2011 -Christmas Bird Count for Seven Mountains Audubon
BIG DAY Birdathon 2011 Species Count for Seven Mountains Audubon
BIG DAY Birdathon 2013 Species Count for Seven Mountains Audubon

*The Great Backyard Bird Count
*Managing White-tailed Deer in PA

First Saturday Field Trips

March 7th

April 4th

May 2nd

June 6th

July 4th

The meeting time and place are the usual:

7:30 AM

at The CVS parking lot behind

the Sunoco station in Lewisburg

(at Rt 15 & Rt 192)


Welcome to Seven Mountains Audubon!

We are a local chapter of the National Audubon Society surrounded by the beauty of the Central Susquehanna Valley. If you have an interest in the natural world, want to learn more about it, and want to help preserve it, join us!


======= In Memorium =======

Dick (“Nick”) Nickelsen

Dick Nickelsen was a pillar in Seven Mountains Audubon. He received the Great Egret Award from National Audubon in 2012 for his memorable service to Seven Mountains and Audubon. He was a kind and important member of our club.

For more information, see Seven Mts Audubon's tribute to him at left:

"Rembering Dick Nickelsen"


See "Links" at Left for our online eNewsletters


*** PROGRAMS ***


February 18th Program 7:30 PM

"Spring Birding in Southeast Arizona:

Elegant Trogons, Spotted Owls, and White-eared Hummingbirds"

Presenter: Lauri Shaffer

Lauri Shaffer will share her adventures and photos from last year’s Spring Birding trip to Southeast Arizona, along with fellow Audubon member, Bonnie Ingram, and Road Scholars. We will learn how successful they were in their quest to find the Elegant Trogon in Cave Creek Canyon! More stories will be shared about birding in the Sierra Vista region including Miller Canyon in the Huachucas, the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area, the famous Patagonia rest stop, and finally Patton's yard.

Lauri Shaffer is a retired part-time ESL teacher, nature photographer, and blogger from Muncy Hills. She was caught by the birding bug in her early 20's and it has remained a passion ever since. Photography has served to fuel the fire of seeing more birds! Traveling to hot spots in North America and Costa Rica has provided opportunities for photography and blogging on her website, BirdingPictures.com, and her Facebook page, Birding Pictures. She is on the board as secretary of Seven Mountains Audubon.



Please join us at 7:30 PM on the Third Wednesdays,

September through May,

at the Kelly Twp. Supervisors' Bldg, 551 Zeigler Rd, Lewisburg

(See "Meeting Places" at the left)

Our programs are all FREE and open to the public.

For more information, call 570-837-3377


March 18th Program, 7:30 PM

“"The Exquisite Birds of Ecuador" ” with Bob Mumford


April 15th Program 7:30 PM

"How Organic Vegetable Farming Benefits Wildlife" John Tewksbury

Presenter: John Tewksbury