Audubon New York

We are the voice for birds in New York State.

Black-and-white Warbler Photo: Robert Cook/Audubon Photography Awards

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May 2018 | News from the Nest
Press Room

May 2018 | News from the Nest

Keep the birds in mind as you embrace the warmer weather this season.

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Creating a Bird-friendly Backyard
Gardening for Birds

Creating a Bird-friendly Backyard

Nurture and sustain the living landscape for birds and other animals.

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Renovations to begin at songbirds’ home in Oyster Bay
Centers, Sanctuaries & Chapters

Renovations to begin at songbirds’ home in Oyster Bay

Audubon New York to implement a "reimagining" of the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center.

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Audubon Names Ana Paula Tavares as Head of New York and Connecticut State Offices
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Audubon Names Ana Paula Tavares as Head of New York and Connecticut State Offices

Tavares will become executive director of Audubon New York and Audubon Connecticut after successful tenure at Rainforest Alliance.

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How to Become a Bird-friendly Beachgoer
Be A Good Egg

How to Become a Bird-friendly Beachgoer

Going to the beach is great, but people aren’t the only ones who enjoy it. Here’s how you can protect shorebirds while soaking up the sun.

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Migration is Upon Us!
Birding

Migration is Upon Us!

Want to know the best places to view spring migrants? Your local Audubon chapter can help!

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Discover Audubon New York

Northern Flicker Photo: Sheen Watkins/Audubon Photography Awards

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

Audubon New York’s For the Birds! After-school Adventures
Education

Audubon New York’s For the Birds! After-school Adventures

Unique opportunities for learning offered to students during after-school activities in nature.

Some owl fans in Washington County need to step back
Birds

Some owl fans in Washington County need to step back

State wildlife officials have issued a warning to overzealous photographers who are approaching the birds too closely.

DHS and Audubon Birders Conduct Christmas Bird Count at Plum Island
Press Room

DHS and Audubon Birders Conduct Christmas Bird Count at Plum Island

— Audubon NY is proud to partner with DHS to better monitor & report Plum Island bird data.
January 2018 | News from the Nest
News

January 2018 | News from the Nest

Exciting policy updates and more in the first newsletter of 2018!

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.
"Be a Good Egg" on the Sound
Be A Good Egg

"Be a Good Egg" on the Sound

We are "sharing the shore" with beach-nesting birds on the Long Island Sound with the help of volunteers and beach-goers!

Audubon Chapters in New York Jump-start Projects with Small Grants
Centers, Sanctuaries & Chapters

Audubon Chapters in New York Jump-start Projects with Small Grants

Funded projects provide great opportunities for collaboration across the Chapter Network.

Diverse Coalition Urges Governor Cuomo to Continue Leadership on Forest & Farm Lands & Climate Change & Include Forest Tax Law Reform in Budget
News

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
Living Shoreline Guidelines Announced By DEC In An Effort To Move Away From Bulkheads
Coasts

Living Shoreline Guidelines Announced By DEC In An Effort To Move Away From Bulkheads

Natural erosion control methods - living shorelines- provide habitat & greater ecological value than hardened shorelines.