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Cooper's Hawk. Photo: Adam Stunkel/Audubon Photography Awards

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New Tidal Creek Established at Great Meadows Marsh
Coasts

New Tidal Creek Established at Great Meadows Marsh

Saltwater aids in keeping invasive species (specifically phragmites) at-bay while allowing native marsh grasses to flourish.

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Connecticut Establishes a New Law to Protect Important Forage Fish Species
Policy

Connecticut Establishes a New Law to Protect Important Forage Fish Species

These limits will help ensure birds like the Least Tern have sustainable levels of forage fish species to eat and feed their young.

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Plants for Birds
Bird-Friendly Communities

Discover Plants for Birds

This helpful and fun-to-use resource helps you find bird-friendly native plants—which also save you water, time, and money. Just enter your zip code to discover which plants are best for birds in your area.

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Visit a Center Near You

Bent of the River Audubon Center
Centers

Bent of the River Audubon Center

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

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Greenwich Audubon Center
Centers

Greenwich Audubon Center

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

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Sharon Audubon Center
Centers

Sharon Audubon Center

Rehabilitating injured wildlife and protecting more than 2,100 acres of woodland habitat that they call home through stewardship and education in the Northwest Corner.

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Key Conservation Work

News & Information

Connecticut Establishes a New Law to Protect Important Forage Fish Species
Policy

Connecticut Establishes a New Law to Protect Important Forage Fish Species

These limits will help ensure birds like the Least Tern have sustainable levels of forage fish species to eat and feed their young.

Opportunity to Gain 5,200 Protected Coastal Acres
Policy

Opportunity to Gain 5,200 Protected Coastal Acres

An update to the Coastal Barrier Resources Act would impact birds that depend on our shoreline, wetlands, and estuaries.

International Day of Forests, For the Birds!
Events

International Day of Forests, For the Birds!

2022's theme is "Forests and sustainable production and consumption."

New Tidal Creek Established at Great Meadows Marsh
Coasts

New Tidal Creek Established at Great Meadows Marsh

Saltwater aids in keeping invasive species (specifically phragmites) at-bay while allowing native marsh grasses to flourish.

Connecticut's First National Estuarine Research Reserve Spans Over 52,000 Acres
News

Connecticut's First National Estuarine Research Reserve Spans Over 52,000 Acres

It includes an Important Bird Area and critical nesting and migratory habitat.

Where to See Bald Eagles in Connecticut
Birding

Where to See Bald Eagles in Connecticut

Here are many of the best locations, statewide, for spotting the classic American bird.

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