Nature is open!​

Join us for free, naturalist-led Birds and More walks. Every Wednesday at Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve and every Thursday at Succop Nature Park. The walks begin at 9 am.

COVID-19 update: If you have questions about a program you've signed up for, call us at (412) 963-6100. Programs are continuing with safety protocols in place.

Photo: Lou Gentile

Watch the Bald Eagles in Hays - there are three eggs in the nest now!

It's time for Maple Madness!

Take a tour through the history of maple sugaring! 

Maple isn’t just something you put on your pancakes—there’s so much more to it. Learn how people have used maple through the ages at Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania's Maple Madness, March 13 at Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve and Succop Nature Park. 

You’ll tour our maple sugar demonstration trail and discover the science of maple syrup--and how to collect and make your own. This event will take place completely outdoors. There will be no brunch this year; masks and social distancing will be required. Please dress for the weather.

Register now - spaces are limited.

Register for Summer Camps.

Watch the Hays Bald Eagles' cam.

Read our COVID-19 update. Masks must be worn during all programs and when shopping in our stores.

See the results from the 2020 Christmas Bird Count.

Read ASWP's official statement on racism. 

Visit our YouTube Channel.

Learn the 7 Simple Actions you can take to help birds.

What's new at Audubon?

In October 2020, ASWP was awarded two grants totaling nearly $97,000 to improve water quality and habitat in Buffalo Creek, an IBA in Allegheny, Butler, and Armstrong Counties. The Pennsylvania DEP awarded ASWP $65,405 to support a watershed implementation plan and high-impact best management practices for Buffalo Creek. The Board of Directors of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation awarded ASWP $31,857.00 to support  Louisiana Waterthrush community conservation.

ASWP is recognized as a four-star rated charity by Charity Navigator!

Photo: Dennis Derby

Hike our Trails

Audubon has reserves that are open to the public in Fox Chapel, Butler, and Sarver, PA Each location has its own unique characteristics but all contain miles of walking paths and the exceptional opportunity to reconnect with nature. Learn more about our reserves and plan your visit: Beechwood (Fox Chapel) | Succop (Penn Township) | Todd (Sarver)

Making a Difference

Learn more about our Certified Backyard Habitat program.

We’re a regional leader in conservation and birding projects that protect our natural world. From constructing and installing Chimney Swift towers to creating a conservation plan for the Buffalo Creek Watershed, Audubon works closely with local government and groups to bring environmental awareness to the forefront.