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Jody Millar - 2020

Vice President
Bernadene Bowles - 2020


Cathy White - 2021

Board Members

Tim Murphy - 2020

Brian Peer - 2021

Janelle Swanberg - 2021

Teri & Sherif Ragheb - 2020

Committee Chairs

Conservation - Vacant

Field Trips - Board Members

Membership - Vacant

Newsletter - Jason Monson

Publicity - Vacant

Mississippi Currents is published quarterly by the Quad City Audubon Society P.O. Box 81 Bettendorf, IA 52722 Direct all general emails to:

~~ Bald Eagle, photo by Jody Millar

The Quad City Audubon Society (QCAS) is dedicated to the enjoyment of birds, a better understanding of the natural world, stewardship of natural areas and habitats, fellowship, improvement of community awareness of environmental issues, and education of youth for the benefit of future generations.


All events are open to the public:

Thursday, December 8, 2022. Public Meeting 7:00 pm – Pie Night, Butterworth Center. Join fellow bird-lovers for this fun annual tradition! You're welcome to bring a pie to share, OR just bring yourselves for some bird-related fun! If you have photos that you'd like to share, please email them to several days beforehand. There will also be a "bird quiz" like no other you've experienced. Prizes will be given!

Wednesday, December 14 - January 5, 2023. The Christmas Bird Count. Select an area that you would be interested in participating and sign up with Kelly McKay (309-235-4661). The areas for QC Audubon Christmas Bird Count are as follows. Clinton/Savanna; Eastern Knox County; Princeton/Camanche; Louisa County; Burlington Iowa; Davenport (Quad Cities); Sterling/Rock Falls, Illinois; Western Mercer County; Muscatine; Andalusia/Buffalo; Buchanan County; Bald Bluff; Eastern Mercer County; Northwest Clayton County; Southeast Clayton County; Call Kelly McKay for more information 309-235-4661.

January 6-8, 2023— Bald Eagle Days at the QC Expo Center, Rock Island, IL. Looking for volunteers to help participants observe Bald Eagles.  If interested, contact us at

February 11, 2023 - Smith Island, Lock & Dam 14 winter walk with Dr. Brian Peer, 9:00 am, Lock & Dam 14 parking lot, LeClaire, Iowa.

March 11, 2023 - Princeton Wildlife Management Area spring waterfowl walk.  Meet at the Princeton Wildlife Management Area boat ramp (south end of management area) 8:00 am. For questions contact

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