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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

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Saving Shorebirds…One Nest at a Time
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Saving Shorebirds…One Nest at a Time

With the help of the next generation of stewards, summer 2017 was a great step forward for shorebird conservation and community enrichment

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Meet Alfred Green
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Meet Alfred Green

WildLife Guard Crew Leader and Alumni

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On the Ground with Audubon Texas After Hurricane Harvey
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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.

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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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Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

News & Updates

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.

Audubon Joins with Connecticut Legislators to Protect Open Space
Public Policy

Audubon Speaks Out to Protect CT Open Space

At a press conference and public hearing on February 15, 2017, Audubon Connecticut, State Legislators, and other conservation leaders shared the importance of a new House Bill that will provide cities and towns an option to protect open space. Can we count on you to encourage its passage?

Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge Celebrates a Great Start
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Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge Celebrates a Great Start

The first land acquisition marks the official establishment of the 566th U.S. National Wildlife Refuge

Audubon Greenwich Celebrates Grand Reopening of Hilfiger Children’s Learning Center
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Hilfiger Children’s Learning Center is Now Open

On January 8, 2017, Audubon Greenwich celebrated the Hilfiger Children’s Learning Center grand reopening, which was kicked-off with a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Tommy Hilfiger and his son Sebastian.

Help Preserve Open Space for Birds and People in Connecticut
Public Policy

Action Alert - Help Preserve Open Space for Birds and People in Connecticut

Please take action to support Project Green Space! Contact your Connecticut legislators today.

Audubon Guide to Bird Feeding
Audubon At Home

Audubon Guide to Bird Feeding

Learn how to attract, feed, and keep our feathered visitors safe

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
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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
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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

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