Audubon New York

We are the voice for birds in New York State.

Baltimore Oriole Photo: Mark Boyd

Audubon New York is the state’s leading voice for the conservation and protection of natural resources for birds. Integrating science, conservation, policy and education, Audubon’s mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.

Our conservation work focuses on five key strategies supported by science, advocacy, and education.

Important Bird Areas
Conservation

Important Bird Areas

Habitat is the key to conservation.

Read more

Seas & Shores
Conservation

Seas & Shores

Protecting the vital habitat along New York's coasts where people and birds intersect.

Read more

Working Lands
Conservation

Working Lands

Audubon integrates science, conservation, policy, and education to protect key grassland species.

Read more

Bird-Friendly Communities
Conservation

Bird-Friendly Communities

Where birds thrive, people prosper.

Read more

Climate Change
Conservation

Climate Change

Helping birds thrive and survive in a changing climate.

Read more

Get Outside
Get Outside

Get Outside

That's where the birds are, after all.

Read more

Join us to ensure the continued health and protection of New York's ecosystem.

Ways To Help
Birds

Ways To Help

Your dollars save birds. It's that simple.

Read more

Advocacy
Advocacy

Advocacy

How we fight for birds.

Read more

Centers, Sanctuaries & Chapters
About Us

Centers, Sanctuaries & Chapters

Connecting Birds, People & Communities

Read more

News & Updates

Capitol Pressroom: May 3, 2016
News

Capitol Pressroom: May 3, 2016

Audubon New York Executive Director Erin Crotty speaks about state and local government's role in addressing climate change.

Introduction to the Birds of Greenpoint
News

Introduction to the Birds of Greenpoint

On May 1st participants explored Greenpoint and discovered some of Brooklyn's wildlife.

Regional coalition calls on Department of Homeland Security to protect Plum Island
News

Regional coalition calls on Department of Homeland Security to protect Plum Island

The Plum Island Coalition is determined to preserve the island's natural resources.

School to Shore Program on Long Island
News

School to Shore Program on Long Island

Students from Susan Seddo’s Hicksville High School classes help collect shorebird data in Bayville, NY for the second year in a row.

Migrating waterfowl crowd Montezuma Refuge during spring migration
News

Migrating waterfowl crowd Montezuma Refuge during spring migration

Chris Lajewski, Director of Montezuma Audubon Center, speaks about efforts to protect migrating waterfowl.

Assemblyman From Rye Receives State Audubon Award
News

Assemblyman From Rye Receives State Audubon Award

State Assemblyman Steve Otis has received the Audubon New York’s William Hoyt Environmental Excellence Award.

15 Fascinating Spots In New York That Are Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale
News

15 Fascinating Spots In New York That Are Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale

Our own Constitution Marsh Audubon Center and Sanctuary is number 13!

Birds of Onondaga Lake Exhibit
News

Birds of Onondaga Lake Exhibit

New Photo Exhibit at Honeywell's Onondaga Lake Visitors Center