For local birding information, go to Gary Edwards' Venango County Birds page.


Seneca Rocks Audubon Society (SRAS) is a chapter of the National Audubon Society active in the Clarion, Forest, Jefferson and Venango County region of northwestern PA.  If you are interested in enjoying the world of birds, protecting wildlife and its habitat or gaining an appreciation of the natural environment,  join us!  All of our events at SRAS are free and open to the public and families are welcome!

Bird Sightings Wanted!!

Carole Winslow is the Clarion County compiler for PSO (Pennsylvania Society for Ornithology), and is responsible for sending quarterly reports to the journal Pennsylvania Birds.

Email your sightings to Carole here, or call (814)745-3818.

Ruffed Grouse, Margaret Buckwalter
Ruffed Grouse, Margaret Buckwalter
Seneca Rocks Audubon Society

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A pair of Red-headed Woodpeckers was found nesting in northern Forest County on June 26.


The Pribilofs--Alaska's Puffin Paradise

At our February 10 program, member Jeffrey Hall will share nature photos and experiences from a recent trip to mainland Alaska as well as a tiny island in the Bering Sea.


In lieu of a March meeting, members of our leadership team are happy to be offering "Familiar Feathered Friends", a series of eight programs. These will be held on Tuesdays at the Oil City Library and Thursdays at the Clarion Library. There will be 2 topics each night, at 6:30 and 7:30 pm. Please see The Drummer for the topics and schedule.

Feb-Mar Drummer

Horned Puffin, photo by Jeffrey Hall