Support Us



Join the dedicated members of Salem Audubon Society in fulfilling the mission of our organization:

Our mission is to promote the appreciation of nature and respect for natural places, focusing on birds and other wildlife, and foster environmental responsibility with programs connecting people with nature.


Enjoy the frequent outings with our expert leaders and our twice-monthly meetings with entertaining and informative presentations. Join with us in serving the community at whatever level of activity you are able. We sponsor and participate in numerous education and stewardship programs serving the Salem community. As members, you will receive a year's subscription (11 issues) to our award-winning newsletter, the Kestrel, and 10% discounts on seed at Wild Birds Unlimited and Copper Creek Mercantile.

New Members:

To join Salem Audubon Society, please print, complete and mail the membership form with a check to: Salem Audubon Society, 338 Hawthorne Ave NE, Salem, OR 97301.

For the form, click here --> Membership form

Renewing Members:

Memberships renew each year on February 1. To renew your annual membership using a credit card or PalPay account, follow instructions below:

Select a membership option and note the fee:

  • Individual membership: $35 for the eKestrel newsletter or $43 for the printed edition of the Kestrel newsletter.
  • Family membership: $50 for the eKestrel newsletter or $58 for the printed edition of the Kestrel newsletter. 

Note: The Kestrel is the chapter's monthly newsletter.  It comes in two editions.  The eKestrel is an electronic, expanded edition of the Kestrel.  The printed version of the Kestrel is more expensive to print and distribute, so we ask members to cover that extra cost with a slightly higher membership fee.  Thanks for your support.

Process your membership renewal:

Making a one-time or reoccuring donation to Salem Audubon Society:

You can make a one-time or automatic reocurring donation to Salem Audubon Society by clicking on the "Donate" button below and following the instructions.  If you do set up an automatic reoccuring donation to Salem Audubon Society, please make sure to use an existing PayPal accout (or create a new one) in order to be able to make future changes to the automatic reocurring donation.