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Become a Member in September!



Membership benefits include a free copy of our annual, highly-regarded Connecticut State of the Birds report, scheduled for release this year in mid-November.



Enter the Great Connecticut Bird Search Contest!

Northern Flicker (Male), Cabin Lake Viewing Blinds, Deschutes National Forest, Near Fort Rock, Oregon

September is a great month for birding.

To encourage people to get out into the field, we are holding …

The Great Connecticut Bird Search!

First prize: two tickets to one of our amazing EcoTravel Eagle Cruises on the Connecticut River. Click here to participate.




Annual Report 2016: A Celebration of Membership

screen-shot-2016-09-12-at-8-56-50-amOur 2016 Annual Report celebrates our members and volunteers, with almost two dozen interviews about their experiences with Connecticut’s birds and natural areas.

Alex Kearney, a new member in 2016, generously contributed the cover photo.

 Click here to find the report. After you’ve read it, we invite you to read the entire interviews.





News Release, Sept. 1: Connecticut Audubon Names New Interim Director at its Center at Glastonbury

Renovations Underway to Improve the Building and Outdoor Aviary September 1, 2016 – The Connecticut Audubon Society is embarking on […]

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Fall Fly Over

Join us at the Coastal Center Saturday, October 15, from 4 – 7 p.m.   For a sunset celebration of a successful […]

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Cruise the Connecticut River for the Swallow Spectacular!

Swallow Spectacular Boat Cruises Thanks for joining us on the 2016 Swallow Boats. Reservations available online now for 2017. Reserve early! September […]

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Smith Richardson: A Neighborhood Sanctuary for Greens Farms, Southport, and the Rest of Westport and Fairfield

July 21, 2016 – You may have noticed changes recently at the H. Smith Richardson Wildlife Preserve, on Sasco Creek […]

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What to do with “Abandoned” or “Orphaned” Wildlife

This is the time of year when people want to help baby birds by bringing them to us. However the […]

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Purple Martins, Live from Milford Point!


  Thanks to the generosity of Phil Donahue, the film producer and former television talk-show host, we are able to […]

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Osprey Cam

Live from the Coastal Center at Milford Point … the first baby hatched shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, June 7. […]

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The 6-Minute Guide to Helping Connecticut’s Ospreys

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You Can Help Connecticut’s Ospreys by Volunteering as a Citizen Scientist

June 14 Update Connecticut Residents Respond! Our Call to Action has resulted in enough new volunteers to monitor 112 additional […]

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Creek Critters: Use Our New Mobile App to Learn if Your Stream is Healthy

May 19, 2016 – The Connecticut Audubon Society has launched a new mobile app designed to help Connecticut residents – […]

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Events Near You

  • October 9, 2016 All day - call for exact time - Big Sit! 2016 Coastal Center at Milford Point
  • September 29, 2016 daily during Center hours - Inspiring Images Exhibit- NE CT Art Guild Center at Pomfret

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