Birds of Pinellas County by Ron Smith

Ron Smith's newest book, Birds of Pinellas County

An extensive update to A Birder's Guide to Pinellas County


Price: $25

Books will be available at most St. Petersburg Audubon Society field trips and program meetings. Please bring cash or a check.

The book may also be purchased at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve's Environmental Center.

Purchase online :

Price: $25 plus $4.75 for shipping and handling.

Payment accepted through Paypal (click the link below).

Purchase by mail:

  • Make checks payable to St. Petersburg Audubon Society for $29.75 (including shipping and handling).
  • Mail your check to:

St. Petersburg Audubon Society

c/o J. Hopkins

5850 21st St. N, H19

St. Petersburg, FL 33714

If you have any questions, please call Miss Judi at 727-526-3725.

Bird with the author! Bird with Ron Smith on the first Saturday of every month at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve. Details here.

Try out our brand new birding guide!

Written by Pinellas birding expert Ron Smith, Birding Pinellas features an interactive map of Pinellas county that will help you:

  • Start strong! Choose from the most highly recommended birding locations in the county.
  • Build your life list. Search for the best place to find a Pinellas specialty.
  • Bird in the now. Click and connect to the most recent eBird list for your location.
  • Bird like a local. Each park review contains insider tips for making the best of your trip.
  • Connect with local birders. Connect with SPAS through our website, our email program, or Facebook page.

Keep a Life List

A life-list keeps you mindful, motivated and is a good yardstick. Life-lists are the stuff ‘Type A’ birders are made of and equally worthwhile for everyone else. Have one. - The Birdvangelist

Click here to download the SPAS Pinellas County Bird Checklist

Download the FWC checklist here.

Bird Florida

For state-wide wildlife checklists, trip planning and birding sites, visit The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail.

Bird Current

Check for updates on the SPAS website and on Ebird.

Pinellas County lists on eBird

Available only at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, and written by Ron, is The Birds & Butterflies of Boyd Hill.