Sharing the joy of birds since 1971
Julie Simpson

Program Archive

Choose the links below for video recordings of Southern Maryland Audubon Society programs.

Farmland Raptor Program and Pest Control

Ornithologist Chris Eberly (of Maryland Bird Conservation Partnership) describes the birds of prey we can help by building nest boxes and reducing pesticide use on our farmlands! In turn, Barn Owls, American Kestrels, Northern Harriers, and Short-eared Owls can all help control pests. He also talks about another species that needs our support—the Chimney Swift. (Live program held October 7, 2020.)

Mystical Monarchs: Migration & Conservation of the Monarch Butterfly

Naturalist, gardener, and longtime Monarch enthusiast Mike Callahan describes the lifecycle and 2,000-mile migration of this amazing butterfly. Monarch populations have seriously declined, but you can help! Learn how. (Live program held September 24, 2020.)

Awesome Possumz!

Start viewing at 7:00 to skip Zoom tutorial & upcoming program descriptions.

Karen Brace, an expert on the Virginia Opossum, introduces the only marsupial in the USA & Canada. Special guest star is her ambassador possum, Stuart! (Live program held September 2, 2020.)