Audubon Connecticut

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

Harlequin Duck. Photo: William Dix

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Get Ready for the Year of the Bird
Conservation

Get Ready for the Year of the Bird

A broad and timely alliance between Audubon, National Geographic, BirdLife, and Cornell steps up to protect birds and the places they need.

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Audubon at School
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Audubon at School

Learn how Audubon Connecticut and our Centers are working to advance science education and conservation through hands-on learning

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IBA Small Matching Grants Program
Important Bird Areas

IBA Small Matching Grants Program

Working on a conservation project? Learn about the funds available to Audubon chapters, landowners, universities, and members of IBA stakeholder groups for projects that advance Audubon's conservation priorities at identified IBAs. Application deadline: January 31, 2018

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White House Plans to Vastly Expand Drilling near America’s Beaches and Coasts
Conservation

White House Plans to Vastly Expand Drilling near America’s Beaches and Coasts

The proposed five-year plan exposes critical shorebird habitat and coastal communities to dangerous and unnecessary oil drilling.

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Audubon Sharon Welcomes New Center Director
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Audubon Sharon Welcomes New Center Director

Long-time New England resident and conservationist Eileen Fielding is set to join the Audubon team on January 25, 2018

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2017 Annual Conservation Achievement Report
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2017 Annual Conservation Achievement Report

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

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Discover Audubon Connecticut

Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

News & Updates

Growing by Leaps and Bounds
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Growing by Leaps and Bounds

The Schoolyard Habitat program is reaching more students through enhanced outreach and a new online resource

Meet Alfred Green
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Meet Alfred Green

WildLife Guard Crew Leader and Alumni

On the Ground with Audubon Texas After Hurricane Harvey
Conservation

On the Ground with Audubon Texas After Hurricane Harvey

A tour of some of the affected islands shows the storm’s impacts, but also the surprising resilience of coastal ecosystems.

Long Island Sound Senate Delegation Introduces Bill to Protect Plum Island from Auction Sale
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Senate Bill Introduced to Protect Plum Island

August 11, 2017—If passed, this bill (sponsored by Senators Blumenthal, Gillibrand, Murphy, and Schumer) would repeal legislation to sell Plum Island

From Trash to Treasure
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From Trash to Treasure

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

Meet Brad Hittle
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Meet Brad Hittle

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

Audubon Connecticut Osprey Observations Facebook Contest
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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
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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
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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
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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

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