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News & Updates

 Arctic Drilling in the Tax Plan is Anathema to New York Conservation Groups
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Arctic Drilling in the Tax Plan is Anathema to New York Conservation Groups

— Environmental organizations decry efforts to open wildlife refuge to oil and gas drilling, urge New York delegation to oppose harmful legislation.
2017 Coastal Field Season Summary
Coasts

2017 Coastal Field Season Summary

An overview of our efforts surveying and monitoring shorebirds on Long Island, primarily the American Oystercatcher.

Audubon Holds First Long Island Climate Conference
Climate Change

Audubon Holds First Long Island Climate Conference

Participants learned simple actions they can take to help birds at-risk in a changing climate.

Audubon New York Honors Exceptional Members of Staff with Conservationist of the Year Award
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Audubon New York Honors Exceptional Members of Staff with Conservationist of the Year Award

The 2017 Conservationist of the Year Award was presented to four members of the Audubon New York staff at the annual all-staff retreat.

Audubon New York Releases New Technical Guide to Improve Forest Bird Habitat
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Audubon New York Releases New Technical Guide to Improve Forest Bird Habitat

— Innovative guide offers comprehensive habitat management tools for private and public New York land-managers.
September 2017 | News from the Nest
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September 2017 | News from the Nest

The latest statewide conservation updates from the Audubon New York network.

Long Island Bird Banding Operation to Enhance Shorebird Conservation
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Long Island Bird Banding Operation to Enhance Shorebird Conservation

With only two Black Skimmer colonies in New York, banding is a great way to monitor efforts to protect them.

Governor Cuomo and Attorney General Schneiderman Announce New York State Suing U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Over Eastern Long Island Sound Disposal Site Designation
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Governor Cuomo and Attorney General Schneiderman Announce New York State Suing U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Over Eastern Long Island Sound Disposal Site Designation

— Audubon New York Commends Governor Cuomo for Demonstrating Commitment to Protecting Long Island Sound
Audubon New York Expresses Concern with the Avangrid Renewables/Iberdrola Horse Creek Wind Energy Project
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Audubon New York Expresses Concern with Horse Creek Wind Energy Project

— Site located within critical Important Bird Area.