Welcome to the Tampa Audubon Society

March 1st - General Meeting - 7pm (click here for meeting details)

nelson's sparrow and saltmarsh sparrow
Nelson's and Saltmarsh sparrows
Saltmarsh and Nelson's Sparrows in Tampa Bay

Speaker: Lauren Deaner

Lauren has been studying the distribution and abundance of Saltmarsh and Nelson's sparrows on Shell Key Preserve to better understand how these marsh-dependent species utilize remnant patches of cordgrass saltmarsh in their winter ranges. The hope is increased understanding of how to better protect these declining sparrow species for the future...more

Field Trip Guides

Below are guides to help you get the most out of your birding experiences:

5/28-5/31 Tampa Audubon Birds Western Virginia in the Spring, Highland County, WV

Join a Field Trip!

2/17 - Orlando Wetlands Festival

2/18 - Bay Care Ponds, Dunn Ponds, Wall Springs Park, Clearwater

2/24-2/25 - Burrowing Owl Festival

2/25 - Sweetwater Wetlands Park, Gainesville

3/3 - Brandon Birds at Twin Lakes

3/10 - Lettuce Lake Beginning Bird Walk

3/17 - Grape Hammock Airboat Ride, Lake Kissimmee

3/24 - Eagle Watch

4/6-9 - Cape Coral, Ft Myers, Sanibel & Babcock Webb

4/14 - Lettuce Lake Beginning Bird Walk

4/21 - Cockroach Bay

4/28 - Ft DeSoto