St. Lucie Audubon Society


When and Where


Monthly meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month at 7 P.M. at the Oxbow Eco-Center 5400 NW St. James Dr. in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (click for directions) (October through May)

Sponsors Wanted


St. Lucie County has a policy of charging Non-profits for use of county facilities. Our cost is $45 a month, payable in advance. We are looking for sponsors to underwrite the cost of using Oxbow Eco-center. In return we will acknowledge individual or company names in our newsletter several times during the ensuing year. If you are interested in sponsoring SLAS's ongoing program, please send checks to St. Lucie Audubon, P.O. Box 12474, Fort Pierce, FL 34979

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016



Thursday, Nov 3, 2016


John Nelson, President of Audubon of Martin County, “Troubled Waters - The St. Lucie River Estuary”

Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016


Eva Ries, Certified Advanced Florida Master Naturalist,  “Feathers, Feet and Beaks, Oh My!”

Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017


Kathryn LaMartina, SFWM District Regional Representative, “St. Lucie Estuary/Southern Indian River Lagoon, Water Resource Summary.”

Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017


Sam Fried, Flights of Fancy LLC, “Birding Alaska: Denali, Nome, Pribilof Islands, Prudhoe Bay, Kenai Penisula”

Thursday, Mar. 2, 2017



James Burke and Ezra Appel, “The Spoil Islands of the Indian River Lagoon – Birds just love these Islands.” The history, formation, and environmental importance of the 127 man-made "spoil islands" formed during the creation of the Inter-Coastal Waterway in the 1950s. They will also explain how conditions on these spoil islands are ideal for nesting and why there are numerous rookeries for many bird species.    

Thursday, Apr. 6, 2017

  Eva Ries, Certified Advanced Florida Master Naturalist , “Audubon Jay Watch: A Citizen Science Program." Also Grace Stock Conservation Awards

Thursday, May 4, 2017

  Show and Tell. Birding in the Pantanal, Brazil. Excerpts from a video of a trip to the nature-rich savannas of Brazil by Jimmy Lyons, presented by Mary Dodge.