Blackbrook Audubon Society Selling Raffle Tickets to Support the Conservation Education for Third to Fifth Grade Classes in Geauga and Lake Counties

Blackbrook Audubon is selling raffle tickets to support the purchase of Audubon Adventures, a conservation publication for third to fifth grade classes in Geauga and Lake Counties. The raffle prize is a 15″x19″ quilted wall hanging of an iconic Red Oak at Gully Brook Park in Willoughby. The tree is over 200 years old. Despite … Read more

The Blackbrook Audubon Society Invites Birders to their Monthly Walk at Chagrin River Park on February 24

Blackbrook Audubon invites birders of all levels to their monthly walk at Chagrin River Park Sunday, February 24th at 8:00 a.m. As the local chapter of National Audubon Society, Blackbrook is monitoring avian life in this Lake Metropark property to benefit the Chagrin River Corridor IBA, or Important Bird Area. Everyone living within the Chagrin … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Society Shows Homeowners How to Attract more Birds at Plants for Birds Presentation on February 19

Blackbrook Audubon will show homeowners how to attract more birds to their yards with selective planting at their meeting 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19th at Penitentiary Glen. Michael Goldman of National Audubon Society will describe how to use Audubon’s Plants for Birds database to choose plants that will grow best in a target zip … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Society January IBA Walk

Blackbrook Audubon invites birders of all levels to their monthly walk at Chagrin River Park Sunday, January 27th at 8:00 a.m. As the local chapter of National Audubon Society, Blackbrook is monitoring avian life in this Lake Metropark property to benefit the Chagrin River Corridor IBA, or Important Bird Area. Everyone living within the Chagrin … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Explores the Cuyahoga River in The Flats

Blackbrook Audubon will visit several sites along the Cuyahoga River in the Flats on a quest for unusual gulls, ducks or other winter visitors. Everyone is invited to meet at Merwin’s Wharf, a Cleveland Metroparks restaurant on the East Bank of the Cuyahoga, 1785 Merwin Avenue at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19th. Participants will caravan … Read more

Blackbrook Audubon Society Focuses on the Spotted Turtle

Blackbrook Audubon will offer a free presentation 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 15th on how a dozen park districts and conservation organizations are collaborating to restore the spotted turtle to Northeast Ohio. Listed as a threatened species by the Ohio Division of Wildlife, spotted turtles find fewer wetlands to breed in and endure losses from higher … Read more