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Best of 2019: Audubon Connecticut in Action
News

Best of 2019: Audubon Connecticut in Action

It was a year of new beginnings for oystercatchers, a year of growth for conservation programs, and a year of action as we expanded our advocacy efforts for birds and people.

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Inside Look: New Monthly Webinar Series
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Inside Look: New Monthly Webinar Series

Join us every month for an interactive webinar offering an inside look at the latest bird conservation science, research, and best practices.

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Audubon Invites You to Celebrate 120 Years of the Annual Christmas Bird Count
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Audubon Invites You to Celebrate 120 Years of the Annual Christmas Bird Count

Between December 14 and January 5, participants will join the world’s longest-running wildlife census, which contributes invaluable data to bird population research.

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Discover Audubon Connecticut

Key Conservation Work

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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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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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News & Information

$1.3 billion a year for at-risk species
Advocacy

$1.3 billion a year for at-risk species

The bipartisan Recovering America’s Wildlife Act would direct resources to recover species BEFORE they reach the brink of extinction.

What To Do With an Injured or Orphaned Bird
Nature Notes

What To Do With an Injured or Orphaned Bird

Guidelines on what to do if you encounter injured, sick, or orphaned birds.

Six Special Birds of Summer
Priority Bird Species

Six Special Birds of Summer

These Connecticut species bring out the bird nerd in all of us.

Ashforth and Audubon Connecticut Partner on Habitat Restoration Project
Bird-Friendly Communities

Ashforth and Audubon Connecticut Partner on Habitat Restoration Project

Greenwich Plaza Creates Urban Oasis for Migrating Birds and Pollinators

Offshore Wind Bill Passes, Audubon Joins Commission on Environmental Standards
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Offshore Wind Bill Passes, Audubon Joins Commission on Environmental Standards

The Commission will provide input on best practices for avoiding, minimizing, and mitigating any impacts to wildlife.

2019 Session and Budget Recap
Advocacy

2019 Session and Budget Recap

A look at the Connecticut budget proposals and bills affecting conservation efforts.

Connecticut's First Living Shoreline is Thriving
Coasts

Connecticut's First Living Shoreline is Thriving

Audubon Connecticut and partners are working to improve resiliency of the coast.

‘Let’s Go Birding Together’ Creates a Dedicated Space for LGBTQ Bird Lovers
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‘Let’s Go Birding Together’ Creates a Dedicated Space for LGBTQ Bird Lovers

It's more than a bird walk: It's an inclusive experience for anyone who wants to connect to birds, the natural world, and others in a positive way.

1 Million Species on the Verge of Extinction
News

1 Million Species on the Verge of Extinction

Roughly 1 million species of animals and plants worldwide are on the verge of extinction, warns a new UN Report. This includes almost a quarter of threatened birds, which may already have been negatively affected by climate change.

Connecticut Conservation Needs Community Investment
Advocacy

Connecticut Conservation Needs Community Investment

The Community Investment Act (CIA) has provided funding for 894 projects in 157 towns. We are advocating for full protection of the Community Investment Act (CIA) – and complete restoration of its budget.

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