MEMBERSHIP: Join the chapter through the National Audubon Society. First-time membership is $20 and includes a gift. Also receive a local chapter newsletter and subscription to Audubon Magazine. The chapter has about 600 members.
MISSION: "Our mission is to educate the public about birds, other wildlife and habitat, and to provide opportunities for our community to appreciate the natural world. The chapter goes on regular birding field trips in the area, and it is a wonderful experience for the novice or the experienced," said Dan Connelly, the manager of the Silver Bluff Audubon Center and Sanctuary.
ON THE WEB: Visit www.augustaaikenaudobon.org.