Audubon Connecticut

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

Osprey. Photo: Melissa Groo

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Who's Ready for Summer?
Centers

Who's Ready for Summer?

Audubon Nature Camp registration is OPEN at our CT centers—join us for a season of fun outdoor exploration and learning

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In-Lieu Fee Program
Conservation

Funding Available for CT Wetland Projects

The Connecticut Wetland In-Lieu Fee (ILF) Program is accepting applications for funding for wetland and watercourse preservation, restoration, and enhancement project. Letters of Intent are due no later than April 17, 2017.

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Audubon's Conservation Agenda in the 115th Congress
Public Policy

Audubon's Conservation Agenda in the 115th Congress

A look at our conservation priorities amidst the many changes in Washington in 2017

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Meet the 2017 Honorees
Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit

Meet the 2017 Honorees

The annual ELA Benefit honors an individual or group of individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and commitment to the conservation of birds, other wildlife, and their habitats. Meet the 2017 honorees.

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Discover Audubon Connecticut

Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

News & Updates

Tackling Policy Issues in 2017
Public Policy

Tackling Policy Issues in 2017

Audubon Connecticut is armed with determination and dedicated advocates—ready to make a difference this legislative session

Hurricane Matthew May Have Decimated Piping Plover Population
News

Hurricane Matthew May Have Decimated Piping Plover Population

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

Audubon Connecticut Announces Honorees for 2017 Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit
Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit

Honorees for 2017 Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit Announced

Press Release—Learn who will be honored at the next annual ELA Benefit dinner on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at The Belle Haven Club in Greenwich, Connecticut

Audubon Announces Recipients of 2016-2017 Schoolyard Habitat Grants
News

Audubon Announces Recipients of 2016-2017 Schoolyard Habitat Grants

Audubon Connecticut awards grants to eight Connecticut schools to support the creation of schoolyard habitats that also serve as outdoor classrooms

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 and 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
News

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
News

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
News

Making Connecticut Better for Birds and People

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

How you can help, right now