Great Egret, by Judith Collins

Smoky Hills Audubon

Serving birders in North Central Kansas

Contact Dan Baffa for more infomation at 620-271-8891

or send an e-mail to 

Our Chapter History:
Kansas Bird Checklist Project:

Find information on Backyard
Habitat Certification under Tab labelled Certify Habitat

Birders with binoculars
Find more images and
regular posts at our  Facebook page.

Current Events and News

Saturday, 14-Feb, 8 am to noon - In conjunction with four-day (13-16 Feb) Great Backyard Bird Count our chapter is hosting a FREE birdwatching sesion at Lakewood Discovery Center Click HERE for details about GBBC and our local program.

Join us for our FREE Feb 2015 Program with Scott Newland, Curator of Birds, Sedgewick County Zoo - Topic: Mariana Avifauna Conservation (MAC) Project - Protecting Pacific Bird Species. The program begins on Thursday, 19-Feb. at 7 pm with a half-hour social, followed by the talk at 7:30 pm. See more information about speaker under Speakers Tab. Please RSVP by 16-February Dan Baffa at if you wish to attend the pre-talk dinner at Martinelli's Little Italy.

Harold Lear passed away 1-Oct-2014 - see his Obituary in Oct Newsletter

Join us to bird in the Kansas Wetlands, our Sanctuary on West Stimmel Rd, in parks around town, and on Scheduled field trips.

See details of above events, our new Chapter-Only membership and Sanctuary News in our recent Newsletters by clicking on Newsletter tab in page banner.  Also click on tab labelled Join/Donate to learn about member options.

We also monitor the bluebird trail on the sanctuary, promote conservation education, certify bird-friendly backyards, and coordinate with local organizations for Bird watching events.

Run Google or any browser search with keywords 'Facebook Smoky Hills Audubon Society' to find our Facebook page.