As "Advocate for the preservation of the Earth's diverse ecosystems", this Society shall be engaged in such educational, scientific, investigative, literary, historical, philanthropic, and charitable pursuits as may be part of the stated purposes of the National Audubon Society (NAS) and Audubon of Florida (AOF).
To foster knowledge, appreciation, and enjoyment of nature; to encourage responsible environmental stewardship; and to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds and other wildlife and their habitats, for the benefit of humanity and the Earth's biological diversity.
We envision ourselves as an organization that is:
Dedicated to both environmental education and advocacy we:
Formed in 1954 as a local chapter of the National Audubon Society and Audubon of Florida, the St. Lucie Audubon Society is the oldest conservation group in the area. St. Lucie Audubon Society was established by local citizens who enjoy the diverse population of resident and migratory birds found in St. Lucie County and are dedicated to providing environmental leadership and awareness through fellowship, education, community involvement, and conservation programs in St. Lucie County and surrounding areas.
The following local activities occur monthly October through May.
Sandhill cranes in synchronized flight. Photo by Hart Rufe.