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News & Updates

Diverse Coalition Applauds Executive Budget Proposal to Reform Forest Tax Law
News

Diverse Coalition Applauds Executive Budget Proposal to Reform Forest Tax Law

— ‘Empire Forests for the Future Initiative’ Will Create Jobs, Conserve Forests & Wildlife Habitat and Mitigate Climate Change
Audubon New York Commends Governor Cuomo for Continued Commitment & Leadership in Protecting NY’s Environment
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Audubon New York Commends Governor Cuomo for Continued Commitment & Leadership in Protecting NY’s Environment

— The 2018-19 Executive Budget proposal includes several of Audubon’s policy and fiscal priorities, including $300 million for the Environmental Protection Fund.
Diverse Coalition Urges Governor Cuomo to Continue Leadership on Forest & Farm Lands & Climate Change & Include Forest Tax Law Reform in Budget
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Diverse Coalition Urges Governor Cuomo to Continue Leadership on Forest & Farm Lands & Climate Change & Include Forest Tax Law Reform in Budget

— Support Comes from Republicans & Democrats, Industry, Environmental and Conservation Groups
2017 "Share the Shore" Artwork
Be A Good Egg

2017 "Share the Shore" Artwork

We are taking a look back at some of our favorite student-designed signs urging the public to "share the shore" with birds.

December 2017 | News from the Nest
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December 2017 | News from the Nest

Audubon New York's monthly newsletter, featuring conservation updates from our statewide network.

 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.