Audubon Connecticut

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Audubon Connecticut Receives Two Grants to Advance Conservation Around Long Island Sound
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Audubon Connecticut Receives Two Grants to Advance Conservation Around Long Island Sound

These funds will make a huge difference in expanding and supporting conservation and community-building work in the New Haven Harbor Watershed

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Eagle Scouts Dig-in to Habitat Restoration in West Haven
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Eagle Scouts Dig-in to Habitat Restoration in West Haven

Through teamwork and dedication, two brothers made a difference for birds, other wildlife, and the community at the Sandy Point Beach & Bird Sanctuary

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Lyme Forest Block Conservation Project
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Lyme Forest Block Conservation Project

Making a difference, together, for the Lyme Forest Block and Eightmile River Watershed.

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Audubon Connecticut
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Audubon Connecticut

Protecting birds, other wildlife, and their habitats in the Atlantic Flyway at the state and national level through advocacy, education, and land stewardship initiatives.

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Audubon Center Bent of the River
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Audubon Center Bent of the River

Conserving open space and working lands through programming at our 700-acre nature sanctuary and education center in Southbury.

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Audubon Greenwich
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Audubon Greenwich

Building a brighter future through engagement and education at our nature education center and seven sanctuaries in southwest Connecticut.

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Audubon Sharon
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Audubon Sharon

Rehabilitating injured wildlife and protecting 3,000 acres of woodland habitat that they call home through stewardship and education in the Northwest Corner.

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Habitat Conservation - For Birds, Nature, and People

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Clapper Rail
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Clapper Rail

Spotting this elusive bird is a thrill for even the most expert of birders. Look for this species in the coastal, brackish, and freshwater marshes along the Connecticut coast.

Eight Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Waste
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Eight Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Waste

By doing so, you'll be helping birds and other wildlife.

Amazing Things Happen When a Community Comes Together
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Amazing Things Happen When a Community Comes Together

Partner organizations and more than 130 volunteers come together to make a difference at Stratford Point on Earth Day weekend 2018

10 Terrific Plants for Hummingbirds—and Pollinators
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10 Terrific Plants for Hummingbirds—and Pollinators

Add low-maintenance beauty to your garden or landscape while providing nurturing habitat and nectar too

Meet Ken Elkins
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Meet Ken Elkins

Education Program Manager, Audubon Center Bent of the River

Great Egret
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Great Egret

The best time to spot this elegant migrant in Connecticut is in spring and summer as it forages and wades through coastal wetlands

Hats Off to the 2018 Conservation Champions
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Hats Off to the 2018 Conservation Champions

Audubon Connecticut thanks you and the other 2018 conservation champions for helping to preserve Connecticut's great natural heritage

Connecticut Bird Atlas
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Connecticut Bird Atlas

Protecting the state’s birds requires that we know where they are. Audubon is working with partners across Connecticut to do just that. From 2018-2020, volunteer birdwatchers will help to document birds at sites throughout the entire state. Will you lend a hand?

Corrie Folsom-O’Keefe Honored as Mayor for the Day
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Corrie Folsom-O’Keefe Honored as Mayor for the Day

The Borough of Naugatuck is set to celebrate an Audubon conservation champion on Earth Day 2018

Cedar Waxwing
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Cedar Waxwing

A closer look at how to identify and where to find this nomadic year-round resident of Connecticut

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