Audubon New York

We are the voice for birds in New York State.

Orchard Oriole Photo: Deborah Rivel

TOP STORIES: Make your yard & gardens more bird-friendly.

Native Plants for Birds
Bird-Friendly Communities

Getting Started with Native Plants

Simple steps to create a native plant garden.

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Plants for Birds
Bird-Friendly Communities

Plants for Birds

It's now easier than ever to find bird-friendly plants in your region! Explore the first-of-its-kind native plants database made possible by Susan & Coleman Burke.

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Welcome Winter Birds to Your Yard
Birds

Welcome Winter Birds to Your Yard

The winter months are an important time to time to protect the birds you love.

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Why Native Plants Are Better for Birds and People
Bird-Friendly Communities

Why Native Plants Are Better for Birds and People

Bird-friendly landscaping provides food, saves water, and fights climate change.

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10 Plants for a Bird-Friendly Yard
Bird-Friendly Communities

10 Plants for a Bird-Friendly Yard

Choose native plants like these to beautify your real estate and provide food for birds.

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Ways To Help
Birds

Ways To Help

Your dollars save birds. It's that simple.

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Discover Audubon New York

Brown Thrasher Photo: Will Stuart

Habitat Conservation - for birds, people, & communities

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.

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Advocacy
Advocacy

Advocacy

How we fight for birds.

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Get Outside
Get Outside

Get Outside

That's where the birds are, after all.

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News & Updates

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
Press Room

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
Press Room

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.
Ganondagan earns ornithology designation
News

Ganondagan earns ornithology designation

Bird Conservation Areas safeguard and enhance bird populations and their habitats.

Your Dollars at Work
Ways To Help

Your Dollars at Work

Explore the conservation efforts your dollars support, and find more information about the progress we've made for birds and people in 2017.

September 2017 | News from the Nest
Press Room

September 2017 | News from the Nest

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

Once a Toxic Stew, New York's Onondaga Lake Shows Signs of Life
News

Once a Toxic Stew, New York's Onondaga Lake Shows Signs of Life

Thanks to hundred of volunteers, a vast cleanup of the poisoned watershed is wrapping up—and the birds are beginning to return.