Black River Audubon Society

The Black River Audubon Society is a chapter of the National Audubon Society and is based in Lorain County, Ohio, USA. Join


Photos by and in memory of BRAS member Harry Spencer: Female Hooded Merganser, Eastern Towhee, Yellow Warbler, Bufflehead

Announcing Black River Audubon's scholarship winners to Hog Island this summer. Click here.

A special program, "World Birding" presented by Dr. Bernie Master, will be April 25, at Ritter Public Library, Vermilion, 7 p.m. This is a joint sponsorship of Black River Audubon Society, Firelands Audubon Society and Ritter Public Library. More info.

April 28 at 7 p.m., the VP for Bird Conservation at National Aududbon, Dr. Stephen Kress, will make a presentation at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History as part of its Explorer Series. It's at 1 Wade Oval Drive, University Circle, Cleveland. Ticket prices here.

May 2 Free Program, 7 p.m., "Antarctica" presented by Dr. Mark Purdy at Sandy Ridge Reservation Metro Park, North Ridgeville. More info.

The latest Bluebird News here.

View map of new Black River Audubon Park here (scroll).

Lorain County Birding Hotspots info here.

The Lorain Lighthouse, pictured in the index, was completed in 1917 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978 (photo by J. Koscinski).

Web site established May 18, 2004. Updated April 19, 2017. Design by Arstar Web Sites