audubon audubon  /ˈɔ də bɑn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States ornithologist and artist (born in Haiti) noted for his paintings of birds of America (1785-1851)

News

  1. Jackson Audubon Society and Mississippi Native Plant Society Joint Field Trip

    JACKSON AUDUBON AND MS NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY JOINT FIELD TRIP June 15, 2013 Saturday 7:30-picnic lunch Harrell Prairie Hill Wildflower/Bird trip to Bienville National Forest.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Jackson Free Press

  2. Audubon Zoo Elephants Packing Their Trunks for New Home

    NEW ORLEANS, La. - For nearly 75 years, elephants at Audubon Zoo have been greeting visitors from virtually the same spot. This summer, the Zoo's two female Asian elephants, Panya and Jean, will move out of their 1930s-era Asian Domain enclosure that faces the Cooper Plaza fountain. The new design measures 42,000 square feet or about one acre and closely resembles the Works Progress ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

  3. Audubon society hosts journaling nature presentation

    The Naugatuck Valley Audubon Society, in cooperation with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) Kellogg Environmental Center will host a program entitled Nature Journal: Cherishing the Beauty of the EarthThrough Photography and Journaling by Rich and Debbie Martin, members of the Litchfield Hills Audubon Society (LHAS). The presentation will take place at 7 p ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Huntington Herald

Quotes

  1. "It rained six inches in Audubon Park," Brees said. "The streets are flooding, my basement is flooding, my attic is getting water and I'm just going 'Could this be a worse day?' Both houses are OK. I just feel terrible for the people that had...
    on Oct 25, 2007 By: Drew Brees Source: Biloxi Sun Herald

  2. "He was a lifetime Audubon Society member and a NRA member," said Douglas Brinkley, a presidential historian whose book, "The Wilderness Warrior," is about TR's love of the wild
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Douglas Brinkley Source: Kansas City Star

  3. "If Jack loses, Jack will serve as my golf instructor at Louisville's Audubon Country Club, where he is a member," said Mongiardo, who graduated from UK Medical School. "If I lose, I will serve as Jack's hunting guide on a wild turkey hunt in...
    on Mar 15, 2010 By: Daniel Mongiardo Source: MiamiHerald.com

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