Halifax River Audubon
Halifax River Audubon A Florida Chapter of the National Audubon Society
Serving The Greater Daytona Beach Area


Welcome to the website for Halifax River Audubon, the oldest and largest of the three Audubon chapters in Volusia County, Florida. We offer a variety of information and services to our members and the community at large.


Latest News: 


  We're happy to announce that Ray Scory will once again be teaching our Beginning Birding classes. And once again he will be assisted by past President, John Roessler. There will be three class room sessions and three sessions in the field. The class room sessions will be held at the Port Orange Regional Library on Thursdays: September 29th, October 6th and November 3rd from 9:30 to 11:30 am. The October 6th class had to be rescheduled due to the hurricane. The earliest date we could arrange for a makeup class is Friday, November 18th. Same place and time. The field sessions will be held on Tuesdays: October 4th, to Port Orange Causeway Park, 8:30 am; October 18th, a visit to Ormond Central Park now replaces a visit to the bird banding station at Tomoka State Park due to damage there. Meet Ray at 8:00 am at the Ormond Beach Environmental Discovery Center, 601 Division Avenue, Ormond Beach, FL 32174. The field session on November 8th to Merritt Island NWR is still scheduled for 8:00 am. Cost for the class is 25.00 per person. Please register as soon as possible by calling David Hartgrove, 386-788-2630 or email: birdman9@earthlink.net. Mail checks, made out to Halifax River Audubon with a note "bird class" in the comment section, to 
Halifax River Audubon PO Box 166 Daytona Beach, FL 32115. More information on the class will be posted as it becomes available.

















Upcoming Events:

October Membership Meeting

  Michael Brothers, Director of the Marine Science Center, will give a presentation on the geologic history of Volusia County. This promises to be a fascinating presentation that you won’t want to miss.Doors open at 6:30 p.m. at Sica Hall, 1065 Daytona Avenue, Holly Hill. The presentation begins at 7:00 p.m. A brief business meeting follows.



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See an Injured Bird?

Mary Keller
Rehab Center at Marine Science Center, Ponce Inlet

Gina Holt

Marine Discovery Center
North Causeway, New Smyrna Beach

Jackie Anthony
Wildlife Rehabilitation of Daytona Beach, Inc.


Upcoming Events

11/18/2016 at 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Lake Apopa Wildlife Drive

12/3/2016 at 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Audubon Park, Deltona

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