Water is Life: Alabama Water Plan

Zoom Video Conference

Water is Life: Alabama Water Plan with Cindy Lowry! Alabama has a long and interesting history with water management policy dating all the way back to 1955. Each time the issue of water use challenges and water resource management rises to the state level, typically following a major drought, some forward progress is made, but more »

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Talladega National Forest Water Monitoring Workshop

Virtual!

Talladega National Forest Water Monitoring Workshop:     Alabama Water Watch, in partnership with the USDA Forest Service, is excited to continue the water quality monitoring project in the Talladega National Forest. The project builds upon monitoring groups established in the Bankhead and Tuskegee National Forests at the beginning of last year. The goal of the project more »

Black Belt Swift Night Out: Greensboro

Greensboro, AL

Pre-registration is requested for planning purposes by 12 p.m. CDT on Thursday, September 16th. Visit https://alaudubon.org/event/2021-09-17/ for more information and to register. Swift Night Out is coming to Greensboro! Join Alabama Audubon as we enjoy the evening with one of our favorite urban birds, the chimney swift (Chaetura pelagica). All ages and abilities welcome! After these aerial more »

Alabama Audubon Field Trip: Cahaba River Park

Cahaba River Park in Helena 1885 River Road, Helena, AL

Pre-registration is required by 12 p.m. CDT on Friday, September 17th, and space is limited. Visit https://alaudubon.org/event/2021-09-18/ for more information and to register. Cahaba River Park is a joint venture between the Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust and Shelby County. The county has developed outdoor amenities at the park, including three parking areas and two pavilions with more »

Audubon at Home: Cranes

Zoom Video Conference

Pre-registration is required by 12 p.m. CDT Monday, September 20th, and space is limited. For more information and to register, visit https://alaudubon.org/event/2021-09-21/. Do you give a WHOOP? Educators from the International Crane Foundation will teach you the basics about whooping cranes and sandhill cranes. These incredible bird species find a winter home in northern Alabama in more »

Basin Banter with Bill – Mobile, Tensaw, Tombigbee

Zoom Video Conference

A monthly series on the major river basins of Alabama featuring Dr. Bill Deutsch, author of Alabama Rivers: A Celebration & Challenge. This Basin Talk will explore the Black Warrior River Basin. Sept 22 – Basin Banter with Bill – Mobile, Tensaw, Tombigbee Oct 20 – Basin Banter with Bill – Tennessee

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“Color the River, Write the River”

Cornelius Falls

“Color the River, Write the River”. Dip your brush in the river with Artist Ashley Armistead. Craft river poetry with Poet Tina Mozelle Braziel. More info www.flfr.org

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Southern Exposure Virtual World Premiere Screening

Virtual!

Join Alabama Rivers Alliance and our friends at Alabama Public Television for the FREE virtual premiere screening of the 2021 Southern Exposure documentary films. Panel discussion afterwards with film fellows, Southern Exposure Series Producer Michele Forman and Alabama Rivers Alliance's Cindy Lowry. Created in six short weeks this summer, the 2021 Southern Exposure films celebrate more »

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Alabama Audubon Field Trip: Monte Sano State Park

Monte Sano Nature Preserve 2442 Bankhead Parkway, Huntsville, AL

Pre-registration is required by 12 p.m. CDT on Friday, October 1st, and space is limited. Visit https://alaudubon.org/event/2021-10-02/ for more information and to register. Huntsville’s Monte Sano State Park (5105 Nolen Ave.) sits on 2,140 acres of woodland habitat with spectacular vistas from atop the mountain—especially when the fall leaves show off their colors. Resident turkey vultures and more »

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