Upcoming Field Trips

Mounds State Park – Aug. 25

Mounds SPOur next monthly bird hike and survey at Mounds State Park will be held on Saturday, August 25. Meet at the parking lot near the visitors center at 9 a.m.

We’ll bird from 9-11, with an RCAS board member leading the walk. Binoculars will be provided for those who don't have their own.

The following bird hike at Mounds will be held on September 29.

The park's address is 4306 Mounds Rd., Anderson.


Behind the Scenes at the Indianapolis Zoo Aviary – Sept. 8 

Indy Zoo

The trip is currently full, but if you'd like to be placed on a waiting list, email Rose Jeffery, Field Trip Chair, at rosemariejeffery@gmail.com.

Join Robert Cooper Audubon members on a tour of the Indianapolis Zoo Aviary, on Saturday, September 8, at 9 a.m. Learn about bird behaviors, care of exotic birds, and conservation efforts. Space is limited to 30 participants.

Cost of the tour, plus zoo admission, ranges from approximately $17-$24, depending on age (parking fee not included).  

Unfortunately, children under 6 years old are not permitted to attend. All attendees must sign a waiver, and those under age 18 need a waiver signed by their legal guardian.