Audubon Connecticut

Working together for birds, nature, and people of Connecticut & the Atlantic Flyway

Harlequin Duck. Photo: William Dix

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Christmas Bird Count
Citizen Science

118th 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 16th and run thru January 1st. Join the fun and participate in a count near you!

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State Budget Legislative Update
Public Policy

State Budget Legislative Update

An overview on how Audubon Connecticut's priority issues fared in the fall 2017 state budget agreement

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Audubon Connecticut Awarded Program-Sustaining Grants
News

Audubon Connecticut Awarded Program-Sustaining Grants

Thanks to these funds, the WildLife Guards and Schoolyard Habitat Programs will continue to flourish in the coming year

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Make Your Own Suet
News

Make Your Own Suet

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

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Audubon Live!
Audubon Live!

Welcome to Audubon Live!

Audubon Connecticut's hub for information in motion. Explore featured video, audio, and web cam links about Audubon, our mission, conservation work, and more.

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Discover Audubon Connecticut

Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

News & Updates

From Trash to Treasure
News

From Trash to Treasure

A Connecticut community comes together to make a difference at a critical Important Bird Area

Meet Brad Hittle
News

Meet Brad Hittle

Co-founder of Two Roads Brewing Company and friend of the environment

Audubon Connecticut Osprey Observations Facebook Contest
Audubon Live!

Osprey Observations Facebook Contest

Congratulations Lesley Graham of Ivoryton, Connecticut—chosen by a random drawing of contest entries on July 17, 2017. Thank you to those who participated in our contest and everyone who has been watching the cam. We hope you enjoy your Audubon Patagonia fleece jacket, Lesley!

Improving the Quality of Connecticut’s Forests for Birds and Wildlife
News

Improving the Quality of Connecticut’s Forests for Birds and Wildlife

Learn how Audubon Connecticut is working to stem the decline of forest birds through our forest conservation efforts across the state and with partners throughout the Atlantic Flyway

Historic Audubon Barn Receives a Spring Facelift
News

Historic Audubon Barn Receives a Spring Facelift

Thanks to generous donations, the barn and learning center at Audubon Center Bent of the River got some TLC

Audubon Sharon Continues to Make a Difference in the Northwest Corner
News

Audubon Sharon Continues to Make a Difference in the Northwest Corner

Sick, injured, and orphaned animals have a fighting chance, thanks to the center's Wildlife Rehabilitation Progam

Federal Funding Bill Includes $8 Million to Protect Long Island Sound
News

Federal Funding Bill Includes $8 Million to Protect Long Island Sound

May 9, 2017—Great news for LIS conservation efforts! This year's federal investment is over $4 million more than 2016's funding level.

Providing Bird Habitat Through Urban Oases
Bird-Friendly Communities

Providing Bird Habitat Through Urban Oases

Three new bird-friendly habitat locations are set to be planted in the New Haven area during the summer of 2017

15 Great Deer-Resistant Native Plants
Bird-Friendly Communities

15 Great Deer-Resistant Native Plants

Beautify the landscape and fill garden gaps with this less-palatable mix of natives that Bambi tends to avoid

2017 ELA Benefit Dinner is a Great Success
Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit

2017 ELA Benefit Dinner is a Great Success

Audubon Connecticut thanks you for supporting the birds and wildlife of Connecticut

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