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Press Release – Horizon Foundation Funds 30 Classrooms of Science in Nature Education Program for Bridgeport Students

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

January 16, 2019 – Seven hundred fifty elementary students from Discovery Magnet School and Park City Magnet School, both in Bridgeport, will participate in the Connecticut Audubon Society’s award-winning Science in Nature Education Program, thanks to a generous $15,000 grant from the Horizon Foundation.

Summer Camp 2019

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Weekly Camps held through August 16  Capacity is Limited – Click here for complete details including registration information.  Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street, Fairfield.   AGES 4 – 5* (Half Day) August 5-9  Nature’s Music Makers August 12-16  (FILLED) Camp Extravaganza: A virtual smorgasbord of favorite summer fun, this week is all about what campers […]

Media coverage: 2018 State of the Birds

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

How did the state’s media cover Connecticut State of the Birds 2018? Take a look at these links. Hartford Courant New Haven Register/Hearst WNPR/Connecticut Public Broadcasting WSHU Milford Mirror/Hersam Acorn weeklies Waterbury Republican-American Hamlet Hub

Bird Finder for January 19: Ross’s Goose, a Connecticut Rarity

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Grab your spotting scope and head to East Windsor to look for this rare visitor to Connecticut (and several other rare visitors as well).

Bird Nerd Trivia at the Carriage Barn Art Center!

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

  Test your avian knowledge against bird (and art) enthusiasts from around the state! The Connecticut Audubon Society is partnering with the Carriage Barn Arts Center’s exhibit, For The Birds, to present another great round of trivia.  Join us at Carriage Barn Art Center in New Canaan on December 9th from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. We’ll have refreshments, […]

Bird Finder for June 10: Glossy Ibis

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

June 10, 2015 – Ibises are a group of nearly 30 species of distinctive wading birds that occur worldwide. Here in Connecticut we commonly see one species of ibis, the Glossy Ibis, which occurs locally along the coast during the summer season.

Eastern Meadowlark — A Sweet Singer: Bird Finder for June 5.

Friday, June 5th, 2015

Eastern Meadowlark
One of our most threatened species, the Eastern Meadowlark has slowly disappeared in Connecticut along with the large and rambling agricultural meadows that once dominated our landscape.

Roland Clement, former chairman of the board of Connecticut Audubon Society, passes away at age 102

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Connecticut Audubon Society mourns the passing of Roland Clement, the former chairman of its Board of Directors, on Saturday, March 21, at age 102. Mr. Clement died at his home in Hamden. Mr. Clement spent his life immersed in ornithology in New England and throughout North America, and his love of birds carried over to […]

First One Back: Pine Warbler — Bird Finder for March 19, 2015

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Pine Warbler
Setophaga pinus

Of all the warblers that breed in Connecticut, the first to return in spring is the Pine Warbler, arriving just about now, in mid- to late March.

Osprey Nation: 2014 Final Report

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

March 10, 2015In 2014 Connecticut Audubon Society launched Osprey Nation[i], a statewide program aimed to monitor and help enhance the osprey population in the state. In a two pronged approach, the Connecticut Audubon Society has sought to support and facilitate scientific research on the ospreys, particularly the large colony at the mouth of the Connecticut […]

 

 

 

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