Welcome to the Grand Rapids Audubon Club website
. . . It's here!!
The 2017 birdathon will see the competition heat up for bragging rights and trophies. This year's birdathon runs from April 15 to May 30. Now is the time to get your team organized and in training. Click here for complete details.
Listen to Michigan Radio's Environment Report on the 2013 West Michigan Birdathon
Wink, Wink, Nod, Nod
Click here for a very subtle bird related cartoon.
GRAC Needs Your Help
Once again we are in need of a Junior Audubon leader. We are also in need of an Audubon Adventures chairperson. If you are interested in one of these positions, or know someone who is, please contact GRAC President John Chronowski at email@example.com
Plantings that Attract Birds
Ever wonder what plants will help attract birds? National Audubon has a native plant database tailored to various geographic areas. Click on the inquisitive kids to the left for a link to the Audubon website. Just enter your zip code and receive a list of plants along with the species of birds that the plantings will attract.
GRAC field trips are now available into the month of June
Live video streams of birds and other animals
Explore.org offers numerous links to live streaming video sites of birds and animals throughout the United States and the world. At that site you can watch eagles, owls and ospreys raise their young.
Interesting eBird sightings for February 2017, March 2017 and April 2017 are available. An eBird summary will be available each month on the website. Earlier reports are available on request from firstname.lastname@example.org.