Speakers Bureau

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Chicago Audubon Society offers speakers for your organization, for a stipend (a donation to Chicago Audubon Society.)

For information, contact the CAS office at cas@chicagoaudubon.org or call (773) 539-6793

Conservation and Community Science

  • Bird Conservation Successes in the Chicago Region - Judy Pollock, President, Chicago Audubon Society

  • Local Avian Community Science Projects and How Results are Used to Help Birds  - Judy Pollock, President, Chicago Audubon Society

  • Conservation Biology - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Conservation History (local) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Conservation History (U.S.) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Conservation Heroes - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Chicago Bird Collision Monitors: Safer Passages for Migratory Birds - Annette Prince, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

Health and Wellness

  • Just Like Home: Why it Feels Good to be Outdoors - Kim Ruffin, Founder, Cardinal Encounters

  • The Nature of Black Wellness – The Outdoors and Black Health, Past and Present - Kim Ruffin, Founder, Cardinal Encounters

  • Bicycling in the Chicago Area - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

Bird Identification, Migration and Evolution

  • Backyard Birds - Get to know the birds in your backyard and neighborhood.  Learn about the birds that live in your neighborhood year round and those who come to nest here during the summer.  Enjoy their beauty and their songs while you become more aware of what they are doing as you watch them.  You will learn more about their lives, behaviors, and what you can do to attract them to your yard. - Roberta Asher, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Identifying Spring Warblers - Roberta Asher, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • What's that LBB? - Identification for beginners. (*LBB=Little Brown Bird) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Migration - Birds and Other Animals - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Bird Evolution - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Bird Classification - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

Local

  • Bird Conservation Successes in the Chicago Region - Judy Pollock, President, Chicago Audubon Society

  • Local Avian Community Science Projects and How Results are Used to Help Birds  - Judy Pollock, President, Chicago Audubon Society

  • Backyard Birds - Get to know the birds in your backyard and neighborhood.  Learn about the birds that live in your neighborhood year round and those who come to nest here during the summer.  Enjoy their beauty and their songs while you become more aware of what they are doing as you watch them.  You will learn more about their lives, behaviors, and what you can do to attract them to your yard. - Roberta Asher, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Conservation History (local) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Chicago Bird Collision Monitors: Safer Passages for Migratory Birds - Annette Prince, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

History

  • Black Eco-Ancestors: York, Harriet, and George - Kim Ruffin, Founder, Cardinal Encounters

  • Conservation History (U.S.) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Conservation History (local) - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

Architecture and Design

  • Bird-Friendly Building Designs to Protect Birds from Collisions - Annette Prince, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Chicago Bird Collision Monitors: Safer Passages for Migratory Birds - Annette Prince, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member

  • Reading the Landscape - John Elliott, Chicago Audubon Society Board Member