Strawberry Plains Audubon Center

Where Nature & History Meet

Fall drive into Strawberry Plains Photo: Mitch Robinson

Our Mission

Through education and demonstration, Strawberry Plains Audubon Center inspires ecological stewardship and leads community action to conserve and manage our landscape for biodiversity and habitat for birds and other wildlife.

Fall Migration: Warbler Walk
Events

Fall Migration: Warbler Walk

Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7:00am

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Events

Volunteer, Docent, Trail Guide - Open House

Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 1:00pm

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Connecting Campus Chapters to Drive Local Conservation
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Connecting Campus Chapters to Drive Local Conservation

The Audubon on Campus chapter program arrives in Mississippi and attracts a network of students that want to create a birding community for all.

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Habitat Day: Marigold and the Faraway Tree
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Habitat Day: Marigold and the Faraway Tree

Families and friends gathered on Sunday and participated in a day of activities celebrating the habitats of the Mississippi Hill Country. The afternoon began with a wagon ride out to the 300 year old Sharecropper Oak, one of several remnant shade trees remaining from prior agricultural days, where author and filmmaker, Alison Fast, led an interactive reading of her children’s book, Marigold and the Faraway Tree.

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A Vibrant, Ornamental Shrub: What’s the Harm?
Bird-Friendly Communities

A Vibrant, Ornamental Shrub: What’s the Harm?

Conservation Education Manager, Mitch Robinson, regularly contributes articles to Lake Caroline Living, a neighborhood magazine for a community in Madison, MS. Strawberry Plains is working with their Landscape Committe to create a Bird-Friendly park, as well as providing conservation tips through their monthly magazine. Read his most recent article about Golden Bamboo, Nandina domestica, and the impacts it has on our native birds, as well as suggestions for alternative native plants.

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