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BAS Program Thursday Nov. 20, 6:30pm

Free & Open to the public.6:30pm at TriPoint (corner of 281 & N. St. Mary's, click for map)

Birds in the city

Texas is a major flyway for many migratory birds and is home to over 600 bird species. Jessica Alderson, Texas Parks & Wildlife Urban biologist will discuss the unique challenges citizens, city staff and wildlife biologists may face when dealing with bird populations in the city.

Jessica Alderson received her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in wildlife and fisheries sciences from Texas A&M University. In 2008, Jessica began working as an Urban Biologist for Texas Parks and Wildlife in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. In 2012 she transferred to the Urban Office in San Antonio. As an Urban Biologist Jessica performs professional planning, management, research and public outreach associated with wildlife, habitat and natural resource management specific to the San Antonio area.

 

 

 

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peregrine falcon with TPWD biologist Matt ReidyTexas Parks & Wildlife biologist Matt Reidy shares stories about his peregrine falcon at the October Bexar Audubon Society meeting.

 

 

 

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Sept-Oct-Nov Bexar Tracks newsletter

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Keep cats healthy! Keep them indoors. Visit the 'Cats Indoors' website to learn more.

Did you know that outdoor cats kill horned lizards and are a threat to the survival of the Texas State Reptile?

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San Antonio/Bexar Audubon Annual Dinner hummingbird painting by Daniel Adams

Tuesday Nov. 4 6pm

SA Beastro Restaurant

Deadline for reservations is Tuesday, October 28.

Art and Nature take the stage this year as Hill Country residents Daniel and Carol Adams share their work during the annual gathering of our area Audubon groups. Daniel formerly headed an art department at Walt Disney Productions and now paints his passion—nature (& many birds!). Carol, a retired Texas Parks & Wildlife Naturalist and Educator, now writes about the natural world in addition to helping run the couple’s gallery at Buchanan Dam. For four decades Daniel has been creating with magnificent skill subjects that he enjoys. And birds are a thread that has run through his whole career. A bird conservationist at heart, he looks forward to sharing his inspiration and vision with kindred souls. You can see more of Daniel’s art at: danieladams.artistwebsites.com

Come early for a stroll around the zoo from 6 PM until 7 PM. Enjoy the delicious “Pasta Station” dinner, including: *Salad and Antipasto with homemade bread, *3 Italian Entrées (including a vegetarian choice), *Dessert: Italian Sponge Cake with Berries and Zabaione (Italian custard), * Fresh Brewed Tea and Water. RSVP by Oct. 28 Please mail a check made out to SAAS for $22 for each ticket (guests are MOST welcome) to San Antonio Audubon Society, 5150 Broadway, #257, San Antonio TX 78209. If you have questions, please contact Patsy Inglet, at tpinglet@satx.rr.com or (210) 698-8445.