Audubon Society of the District of Columbia

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DC's official bird, the Wood Thrush, Glover Park, Washington, DC
DC’s official bird, the Wood Thrush, Glover Park, Washington, DC

Welcome to DC Audubon. Our goal is to promote the appreciation and conservation of birds and their habitats through the participation of those in the DC area. Whether you’re someone who appreciates the sounds of the birds, a backyard feeder, or an experienced birder, join us to further explore DC’s birds.

Washington, DC is a great place to find birds. We are at the juncture of the piedmont and the coastal plain and at the confluence of the Anacostia and Potomac rivers; we also boast a number of fine parks. Notable among them is Rock Creek Park where you’ll find migrants in fall and spring. You can hear our official bird, the Wood Thrush, singing from spring throughout the summer. You can see hawks, eagles, falcons, and more right from downtown.

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