National Geographic and Northern Arizona Audubon

National Geographic and Northern Arizona Audubon Recently National Geographic Society, in cooperation with the Sedona Verde Valley Tourism Council celebrated the launch of the Verde Valley participation in the National Geographic Geotourism program.  This is a very big deal for the Verde Valley; we are 1 of only 22 areas in the entire world to be featured on the site. Click here to be taken to the parent page:  scroll down to the Sedona […]

Bubbling Ponds Interpretive Signage

Bubbling Ponds Interpretive Signage The Northern Arizona Audubon site enhancement project at the Bubbling Ponds Preserve is nearly complete! A huge step was taken this year with the construction of all the interpretive signage at the entrance and along the 1.8 mile Black Hawk Trail. From the very beginning, this project has been designed to develop Bubbling Ponds at Page Springs Fish Hatchery as a major outdoor education and conservation facility. To that end, NAAS […]

Jay’s Bird Barn Wins National Award

Jay’s Bird Barn Wins National Award       As members of Audubon know, Jay’s Bird Barn has been a strong supporter of the northern Arizona birding community for many years. They are a founding supporter of our Business For Birds program and provide a wide range of field trips and other services that are appreciated by all of us.     So it is with particular appreciation that Audubon congratulates Eric Moore, Owner of […]


SUPPORT THE BIGGEST BIRDING EVENT IN NORTHERN ARIZONA! The Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival will be 16 years old this April, 2016! If you have participated in this 4-day Cottonwood-based event, you know what a great and exciting festival it has become. Sixteen years ago it began as a single day event born of the vision of Barbie Hart and Susie Beach in partnership with Northern Arizona Audubon Society and others. The Festival has […]

Fly Over Bubbling Ponds

Fly Over Bubbling Ponds Have you ever flown over Bubbling Ponds Preserve at Page Springs Fish Hatchery? Probably not, but now you can. If you have the same reaction I did, you will have gotten disorientated. Enjoy the virtual ride! This video is actually the result of small drone flight by a very good friend of Audubon, Doug Von Gausig. Doug is a long time native resident of the Verde Valley and is an expert […]

Bird Walks, Bird Walks

Bird Walks, Bird Walks Take a look at the calendar at the lower right hand part of this web page. We are a busy bunch in the next two months. We have 12 bird walks in October and 14 in November! We also have two clean up days in November. Spring migration??? We have Fabulous Fall.

NAAS Hits the Road!

NAAS Hits the Road! Once again, your Audubon chapter has taken its show on the road. On September 19 we set up a booth at the Science in the Park in Flagstaff and the following week on September 26 NAAS set up the booth again at Verde River Day at Dead Horse State Park in Cottonwood, AZ. As always, both of these events were well attended and provided your chapter with the opportunity to talk […]
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