Coasts

Long Island Bird Banding Operation to Enhance Shorebird Conservation

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.
Piping Plover Chick

Piping Plover Chick

— A 23 day old Piping Plover chick seen stretching its wings and practicing flight!

Young Women in Conservation

The coast as seen by our 2017 shorebird technicians, Lindsey DeLuna and Alyssa Lefebvre.
Young Women in Conservation

Young Women in Conservation

— Shining the spotlight on our summer shorebird monitors.
No Shore Thing: Why There’s Concern For Piping Plovers

No Shore Thing: Why There’s Concern For Piping Plovers

— Beach season is approaching, and so are the Piping Plovers...
Audubon New York Supports NYSDEC Proposal to Close Pikes Beach to Horseshoe Crab Harvesting

Audubon New York Supports DEC Plan for Pikes Beach

— Conservation leader supports beach closure, citing long-term benefits for migrating shorebirds.
Erin Crotty Testifies Before Senate on Long Island Sound Bill

Erin Crotty Testifies Before Senate on Long Island Sound Bill

— Executive Director of Audubon New York Urges Continued Support of the Long Island Sound Restoration & Stewardship Act in the Face of Federal Budget Cut Discussions