Austin texas is home to about 170 species of butterflies. it is also home of the Austin butterfly forum; a non profit oranization dedicated to butterfly conservation and to enriching people's lives through butterflies.

We are a club that organizes field trips, conducts butterfly counts, promotes native gardening, performs conservation activites and meets monthly for an educational presentation.

We are a community of butterfly enthusaist that also enjoy dragonflies, damselflies, bees, beetles, spiders, and anthrpods in general. Our meetings cover the gamut as well

2020 Officers - Austin Butterfly Forum

Dan Hardy - President (
Mike Quinn - Vice President (
Linda Avitt - Membership (
Lois Schubert - treasurer (
Jeff Taylor - secretary (
Brian Abel - Publicity (

All of our normal events are open to the public, but you may want to become a memeber of the Austin butterfly forum to help support us and our events. We also treat members to some extra goodies, such as reduced admission to special programs that have a fee and discounts on purchases made at meetings. Annual membership is $20 per individual or $25 per household, payable during meetings to Lois Schubert, ABF Treasurer

come join us and learn