Category: News and Events

  • Upcoming Events – April/May 2015

    Saturday, April 18 Field trip to Abilene State Park. We will meet in the day use area near the pool at 7:00 a.m. and bird until about noon. Afterwards, all are welcome to stay and participate in the Abilene State Park Heritage Day which begins at 1:00. More information can be found here . We […]

  • February 2013 Field Trips

    February 16, 2013 – Field trip to Llano, TX to see the Llano Eagles Nest. The young eagles should be preparing to fledge. We will meet at the Burger King on Antilley Road and depart promptly at 7:00am. Come early if you wish to eat breakfast. Bring snacks and drinks since this will be a […]

  • Abilene CBC – Jan. 5, 2012

    Christmas Bird Count – Meet at Aldersgate United Methodist Church at 6:30 am. 1741 Sayles Blvd, Abilene, Texas 79605-6031.  We will reconvene at the church at 5:00 pm to tally our lists followed by dinner at Cotton Patch.

  • Upcoming Events…

    Thursday, December 6, 2012 – Christmas Party — Ben Richey Boy’s Ranch, 6:00 pm. We will enjoy a white-elephant gift exchange. Keep gifts from $10 to $20. Drinks will be furnished. Bring food to share. Saturday, December 8, 2012 – This will be a half day field trip around Lake Ft. Phantom Hill. We will […]

  • Field Trip – Saturday, November 17, 2012

    Join us on our field trip to Lake O.H. Ivie!  We will meet at the Burger King on Antilley Road and depart promptly at 7:00am.  Come early if you wish to have breakfast before leaving.  We’ll stop at a local diner for lunch and hope to be home by 5:00pm.

  • Destination Change for Oct 27th Field Trip

    I took a drive to Lake Winchester this morning, it is now a wheat field with no geese in sight.  So we will be going to Lake Colorado City instead.

  • Annual Membership Meeting

    Big Country Audubon Society will meet at the Group Building at Abilene State Park on Thursday night, Sept. 6 at 6:00 PM. Bring a brown bag lunch for yourself and a dessert to share with the group. Water will be furnished. This building, across the road from the yurts, is not far from Laura’s Blind, […]

  • Update for our May Field Trip

    Saturday, May 19, 20012 – Field trip to private property in Anson.  We will meet at Cracker Barrel on Highway 351 and I-20 at 7:00am.  Come early if you plan to eat.  Not sure about the duration, so bring snacks and something to drink.

  • Last Minute Change of Venue!!

    Season Finale Membership meeting South Side Senior Center located @ 1002 Cherry st. one block west of Treadaway We will meet at 6:30pm. . This is our annual potluck, we will provide brisket, tea and water, you bring your favorite covered dish.

  • Upcoming Events March – May 2012…

    Saturday, March 31, 2012 – Field Trip to San Angelo, guided by Bob Zellar.  We will depart from Burger King/Shell on Antilley Rd at 7:00am.  This will be an all day trip. Thursday, April 5, 2012 – Regular Meeting  7:00pm at the Rose Park Senior Center.  Presentation is Attwater Prairie Chickens by Ryan King. Saturday, […]