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Atlanta Audubon Society is committed to building places where birds and people thrive. We create bird-friendly communities through conservation, education, and advocacy.


When you become an Atlanta Audubon member, you support us with your entire membership donation and contribute locally to education, conservation, and advocacy efforts that protect Georgia's birds and their habitats. 


Since 1972, Atlanta Audubon Society has been working to make Atlanta a more bird-friendly community. Please join us! 


Your support makes a difference for Georgia birds!



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Gift Memberships are available. Click HERE to purchase! 

(Gift Members will receive a letter from Atlanta Audubon Society acknowleding your gift)


Benefits of Membership:

Ten issues of our newsletter, Wingbars, and 12 monthly Bird Buzz e-newsletters. 

Discounts and priority registration on workshops, classes, and trips, including Atlanta Bird Fest, the Master Birder Program, and the annual Wildlife Sanctuary Tour.

 Monthly Meetings featuring great speakers on birds and other topicsDowny WP by Patrick Addy

 Option to certify your yard through the Atlanta Audubon's Wildlife Sanctuary Certification (additional fee for certification).

Lending Library privileges.


Membership Levels:

 Individual ($35)

 Family ($50)

 Pine Warbler ($100)

 Brown Thrasher ($250)

 Peregrine Falcon ($500)

 Bald Eagle ($1,000)

 Corporate Membership ($500)

 Non-Profit Organizational Membership ($250)

 Junior (ages 12 and under please) - ($12)

 Student ($20)


Membership Supports:


Bird Conservation

 Wildlife Sanctuary Certification Program

 Project Safe Flight Atlanta Program to monitor bird-buildling collisions 

 Lights Out Atlanta: A voluntary program for commercial buildings and homeowners to help reduce mortality from bird-buildling collisions during peak migration periods in spring and fall. 

 Nest Boxes for Nuthatch Program to create habitat for the climate-threatened Brown-headed Nuthatch

 Campaign to create habitat for the Wood Thrush, a climate-threatened bird that is disappearing from Georgia's landscape.

 Habitat restoration at four metro-Atlanta sites, including the Confluence, Emma Wetlands, Deepdene Forest, and Friendship Forest, through grants from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.


Field trips and events

      More than 150 free field trips around metro Atlanta each year

 Priority registration for all Atlanta Bird Fest Events

 Opportunity to register for the popular Master Birder Program

 Annual Wildlife Sanctuary Tour featuring certified properties around metro-Atlanta



 Community, school, youth, and scout outreach programs

 Learning About Birds curriculum and professional development for Georgia teachers

 Monthly Homeschool programs

 Atlanta Urban Exprlorers (an outdoor education program for teens sponsored by Atlanta Audubon and partners)


A Voice for the Birds

 Atlanta Audubon has an active advocacy committee that speaks out on local, state, and national issues affecting birds and their habitats. Atlanta Audubon Society is the leading voice for birds in Atlanta and north Georgia. 

 Promoting green space and tree canopy in metro Atlanta.


Please note: All Atlanta Audubon Society membership are valid for a one-year term, expiring on the last day of the month in the year following enrollment. (For example: a membership purchased on November12, 2017 will expire on November 30, 2018.)  Atlanta Audubon membership does not include membership to National Audubon Society nor does it include a subscription to Audubon magazine. Although Atlanta area members of National Audubon Society are automatically assigned to the Atlanta Chapter, they do not automatically receive all of the Atlanta Chapter membership benefits listed above. You are encouraged to join both organizations to support both national issues along with local programs and issues. For more information about National Audubon Society benefits, visit