Bham Now Nature Roundup – September 22nd

Birmingham Alabama
Birmingham Alabama
“Discovery” at Children’s of Alabama – photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

Welcome to the Bham Now Nature Roundup for September 22nd.

This edition features upcoming events that include – a clean-up day at the Alabama Environmental Council, a Brewery Blitz for the Alabama River Alliance, and the annual Cahaba River Society “Fry-Down”.

For these and outdoor events throughout Birmingham make sure to visit and bookmark Bham Now’s Outdoor Events Calendar.  I personally refer to it 2-3 times a week.

Now onward to this week’s news and events!


Birmingham Alabama
Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

Bham Now – Birmingham’s first National Drive Electric Expo – featuring a “dancing Tesla”  

Bham Now – Solar-powered UAB Surviv(AL) house to compete in Solar Decathlon 2017 

Absolutely Alabama – Absolutely Alabama: Creation Calls Nature Photography 

Alabama Rivers Alliance – What if Harvey Happened Here? 

Alabama Wildlife Federation – Land Stewardship Assistance 

WSFA NBC 12 – See autumn foliage on a drive through Alabama’s state parks 

Visit Bham Now’s complete calendar.

Alabama Rivers Alliance – Brewery Blitz – September 24th

Alabama Environmental Council – Recycling Center Clean-Up Day! (Lunch Provided) – September 24th

Birmingham Audubon – Audubon Fall Bird Count – September 30th

Cahaba River Society – Cahaba River Fry-Down – October 1st

Weeks Bay Foundation – Alabama Coastal Bird Fest 2017 – October 4-7

Sierra Club – Amazing Alabama, Protecting and Appreciating What We Have – October 13th

Alabama Environmental Council – Rain Barrel Workshop – October 14th

Nature Conservancy in Alabama – Connect with Nature – October 15

Southern Environmental Center – EcoFest 2017 – October 19th

Ruffner Mountain – Ruffner turns 40! – October 21st

Alabama Rivers Alliance – Wild and Scenic Film Festival – October 22nd

Wild South – Wild South 10% at Rojo Night – October 31st

Birmingham Alabama
Birmingham Audubon Swift Night #3 – photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

Alabama Wildlife Federation – 2017 Calendar of Events

Wild South – 2017 Events Calendar 

Alabama Wildlife Center – 2017 Events Calendar

Discovering Alabama –Broadcast Schedule

Birmingham Zoo – 2017 Calendar of Events

Birmingham Audubon Society – Upcoming Events

Sierra Club Alabama Chapter – Meetings and Hikes –

Fresh Air Family – 2017 Calendar

Alabama Birding Trails Calendar

Little River Canyon Center – 2017 Calendar

Ruffner Mountain – Calendar

In case you missed it, here is last week’s Nature Roundup.

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.