Manatee County Audubon Society

Our mission is to protect, preserve, and restore the natural environment by creating an awareness and appreciation of birds, wildlife, and our native habitat in Manatee County and the surrounding areas.

Meetings and Keynote Speakers will return in the Fall! Stay tuned for our yearly calendar in August.

Field Trips have returned for the 2022-2023 Calendar Year! Click above for the full list or review our calendar below!

Stay up to date on all things MCAS by clicking the Newsletter Link Above


News to sing about:

  • Manatee County Audubon Society is happy to announce our new 2022 Bird ID class. See the Education tab for more information!

  • Are you interested in helping birds in Manatee County? MCAS has several volunteer opportunities that could use your help! See our Conservation tab above for more information about listed species breeding surveys through the summer.

  • Felts is getting a face lift! Please be advised Felts Audubon Preserve is receiving some intensive habitat management as outlined in the Felts Management Plan. Please direct any questions to Zach Holmes at

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Manatee County Audubon can always use additional help in our conservation initiatives throughout the county. Whether it is monitoring endangered species or helping out at Felts Audubon Preserve, anyone who is passionate about wildlife and conservation is encouraged to help out. If you are interested in making a difference for the wildlife in your area, or have any questions for us, send us an email by clicking the button below.

If preferred, checks can be made payable to:

Manatee County Audubon Society, PO Box 445, Bradenton, FL 34206

Please include your contact information in the memo line of your checks!