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Common Merganser. Photo: Gail Norwood / Audubon Photography Awards

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Christmas Bird Count
Citizen Science

117th Christmas Bird Count

Join the longest running Citizen Science project in the world. Have fun and meet new people, while making a meaningful contribution to science. Connecticut counts begin December 17th and run thru January 2nd. Join the fun and sign up for one near you!

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2016 Annual Conservation Achievement Report
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2016 Annual Conservation Achievement Report

Take a moment to view the great work you helped to accomplish

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Request for Proposals for Habitat Creation and Restoration
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Request for Proposals for Habitat Creation and Restoration

Funds are available for projects in New Haven or Hamden. The application deadline is January 15, 2017. Apply today!

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WildLife Guards Program Receives $35,000 Grant
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WildLife Guards Program Receives $35,000 Grant

November 14, 2016—In an announcement made by top federal and state environmental officials, Audubon Connecticut was honored to be one of 25 grant award recipients of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund—to continue its successful WLG program.

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Audubon Live!
Audubon Live !

Wild About Decoys

Now on Audubon Live! Learn how Joseph Ellis, Connecticut resident and author of Birds in Wood and Paint, became hooked on miniature bird carvings. View here.

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Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

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Request for Proposals for Habitat Creation and Restoration
News

Request for Proposals for Habitat Creation and Restoration

Funds are available for projects in New Haven or Hamden. The application deadline is January 15, 2017. Apply today!

2016 Annual Conservation Achievement Report
News

2016 Annual Conservation Achievement Report

Take a moment to view the great work you helped to accomplish

Make Your Own Suet
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Make Your Own Suet

With this easy vegetarian recipe, you can attract insect lovers like woodpeckers and nuthatches.

WildLife Guards Program Receives $35,000 Grant
News

WildLife Guards Program Receives $35,000 Grant

November 14, 2016—In an announcement made by top federal and state environmental officials, Audubon Connecticut was honored to be one of 25 grant award recipients of the Long Island Sound Futures Fund—to continue its successful WLG program.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Creation of Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge
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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Announces Creation of a New Wildlife Refuge

October 25, 2016—Exciting news! Thanks to a great coordinated response by Audubon, the new Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge has been created to conserve key shrubland habitat in the Northeast.

Making Connecticut Better for Birds and People
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Making Connecticut Better for Birds and People

Learn how the Bird-Friendly Communities Program has expanded and made a difference in 2016

Is the Saltmarsh Sparrow Headed for Extinction?
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Is the Saltmarsh Sparrow Headed for Extinction?

Listen to what Patrick Comins, Audubon Connecticut Director of Bird Conservation, has to say on NPR

Meet Jane-Kerin Moffat
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Meet Jane-Kerin Moffat

Conservation Advocate and Audubon Connecticut Board Member Emeritus

Building a Stronger Audubon Community in Connecticut
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Building a Stronger Audubon Community in Connecticut

President and CEO of the National Audubon Society, David Yarnold, and Audubon Connecticut staff, board, and state Chapter leaders gather for an unprecedented day of information sharing and networking

Put Down That Rake
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Put Down That Rake

A fall checklist of gardening to-do's that will benefit you and your wildlife neighbors

How you can help, right now