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 labeled Certify Habitat

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

Current Events and News
Our Annual General Meeting begins on Thursday, 21-May at 7 pm with a half-hour social, followed by the talk at 7:30 pm. Please RSVP Dan Baffa at if you wish to attend the pre-talk 5:30 pm dinner at Gutierrez Restaurant.  We will elect officers for the 2015-2016 fiscal year beginning 1- July and we will show recent member photographs.
Read more in May Newsletter under tab labeled Newsletters.

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

Next trip Saturday, 13-Jun-2015, See details under tab Places to Go & Sightings.  To learn more about Field Trips contact Dave Tanksley, e-mail: or Bobby Hiebert, e-mail:

Sign Up for Dillons Community Rewards Program to help our chapter, our Chapter NPO number is 86468. See details and link under tab labeled Join/Donate.

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

Sign up to monitor Bluebird Trail at our sanctuary - Contact Kathie or Dave Roy to participate in nest boxes monitoring, 785-392-2002,

Also click on tab labeled Join/Donate to learn about membership options, including Chapter-Only Membership

We monitor the bluebird trail at the sanctuary (See above to participate), 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.