Tucson Audubon is your one-stop shop for all things birding in southeast Arizona! From multiple field trips throughout the region to our Finding Birds in Southeast Arizona guide book and the Rare Bird Alert, we’ve got you covered.
Get started with birding and meet some local birds and find some great places to go birding near Tucson. If you’re planning a trip to southeast Arizona, you’ll find all the resources you need, including our new Tucson Birding Trail Map.
Local Birding Guides for Hire
Looking for a local professional to show you the birds of southeast Arizona? See our list when planning your trip.
Tucson Audubon's Paton Center for Hummingbirds
The Paton Center for Hummingbirds is a place to explore and experience the special birds of southeast Arizona. It is dedicated to the celebration and conservation of hummingbirds—and all of southeast Arizona’s astounding biodiversity—through recreation, education, and sustainable living.Learn more
Finding Birds in Southeast Arizona, Revised 8th Edition, 2015
Tucson Audubon’s updated edition brings together all the latest information on finding birds in southeast Arizona. This is your best source of detailed information that will help in planning bird watching adventures throughout southeast Arizona. New for the Revised Eighth Edition:
- New birding sites across Southeast Arizona
- New maps and updated older maps
- Updated contact information and web addresses
- Updated information on existing site locations
- Updated information on entering Mexico
- Updated IBA (Important Bird Areas) information, including sites
- Updated bar graphs and species accounts for all species
Sweetwater Wetlands is a gem of urban bird and wildlife activity right in urban Tucson. 306 bird species have been documented here. Join our weekly bird walks on Wednesdays and see what you can find!Learn more