NEW Sept. '13- To
view a slideshow of John Redman's bird photographs
click here .
Help the AAS Trust -
Donate to the 90 for 90
Fundraiser Honoring Doug James, Art Johnson and Thurman Jordan
on Their 90th Year!
Adult Natural History Workshops
The workshops will be held this
year on September 20 & 21 at the Ferncliff Conference Center
near Ferndale, AR. The subjects covered by the workshops include
native plants, trees, butterflies and mammals. Follow this
a description of each workshop.
here to download the registration form, but before submitting
the form email Barry Haas (firstname.lastname@example.org)
to see if the workshop in which you are interested has space.
Fall Meeting of the AAS
The 2014 Fall Convention of the Arkansas Audubon Society (AAS)
will be November 14-16 at the Lake Point Conference Center
For information about the hotel, including maps and driving
directions, go to
The conference center is located at 61 Lake Point Lane,
Room rates are $65 per night + 9.5 % tax for a total of
$71.18. A continental breakfast is included with reservations.
To make a reservation, call the conference center at (479)
356-6240 and indicate you are part of the Audubon conference.
field trip information and registration form can be downloaded
by clicking here .
Send us your rare bird discoveries!
e-mail connection for submitting your records of rare or out-of-season
bird observations to the AAS Curator.
Lenord Vaughn discovered this Snowy Owl in the Little Rock
Port Authority area. Last seen on Dec. 20. It was present for
about 3 weeks. Photo by Michael Linz.
Click here for an enlarged view
A Snowy Owl was photographed in Lonoke on
Dec. 26th and subsequently found dead on the roadside on Dec.
It is assumed this was the owl that disappeared from Little Rock earlier.
Checklists of the Birds of Arkansas
The 2009 AAS
Field Checklist of the birds of Arkansas is available for
downloading. This is a five page download. This valuable
resource provides a listing of all the species of birds that
occur in Arkansas with detail codes on distribution, abundance,
and dates of occurrence for each. You will need the free pdf reader program
Adobe Reader installed to view and print the checklist.
Arkansas Field List
The 2009 bird Field List of Arkansas Audubon Society is available. A copy may be
obtained for $0.50 plus a large, self - addressed, stamped
envelope. (Two copies would require two stamps). Quantity
prices are available.
14300 Chenal Pkwy # 7473
Little Rock AR 72211
Documentation Supporting Listing in the AAS Field List
This PDF document provides
supporting documentation for the listing of each species in
the Arkansas Audubon Society Field List. Documentation
includes photographs, specimens, recordings, or written
documentation that has been accepted by the Bird Records
Click here to download .
For a list of new
species added to the AAS Field List since 1986
species page contains a photo and a summary.
Member Address Changes
If you move or have an address change, please notify the AAS
to insure that you continue to receive the AAS newsletter