Mammatus clouds over the pond at Adriana Hess Wetland Park. Photo Credit: Adam Pritchard

Mammatus clouds over the pond at Adriana Hess Wetland Park. Photo Credit: Adam Pritchard

(Open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., based on volunteer availability and by appointment)

Available to purchase in the
Nature Shop:

  • A wide selection of the latest and hard to find field guides, including birds, butterflies, plants and more.

  • The Great Washington Birding Trail Maps

  • Audubon bird calls

  • Only Audubon-approved nest boxes for sale

  • Educational and decorative posters

  • Over 50 limited edition fine art prints for sale. Catalog coming soon...

  • Stickers, temporary tatoos, crafts, coloring, carving and other nature-themed books for youth and adults

  • Write-in-the-Rain notebooks

  • Calendars

  • Audubon notecards

FREE Community Resources: 

  • Library of field guides and other books on natural resources available to members

  • 20 bird nest displays - from a tiny hummingbird nest to a crow's nest and everything in between!

  • Bird specimens on display - owls and hawks!

  • Informational literature on local resources and upcoming events, classes and festivals

  • Pick up a free copy of The Towhee

  • Local plant and bird checklists and brochures

  • Discover volunteer opportunities — both indoors and outdoors.

  • Staffed by great volunteers ready to help you answer your birding questions!