Oktibbeha Audubon Society is affiliated with National Audubon Society and the Mississippi Office of National Audubon. The chapter is located in Starkville, Mississippi with members in a 7 county area including West Point, Columbus, and Macon. Meetings are held on the MSU Campus.

Starkville is the home of Mississippi State University and close to Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

OAS Monthly Meetings and Programs listed

OAS Officers

National Audubon Society

Mississippi Office of NAS

Mississippi Ornithological Society

Chapter Membership online form for new members!



Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

Birdwatching areas at Noxubee Refuge

Noxubee Conservation Center

Friends of Noxubee Refuge

Red-cockaded woodpecker management at Noxubee Refuge

MS Breeding Birds Project

How to take Better Bird Photos

President Gray Carlisle

Membership: Margaret Copeland

Rare birds: Terry Schiefer

Links to Resources for Birders


The Thursday, October 10 program will be presented by Dr. Francisco Vilella, Professor of Conservation Biology at the Fish and Wildlife Research Unit at MSU, will present a program on his research on "Bird Conservation in the Savanna Wetlands of the Orinoco River in South America." 

Red-cockaded woodpecker photo by James Martin

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