2018 Camp Programs

[Oneonta, NY- REGIONAL] Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) has announced the dates for the 2018 John G. New Audubon Summer Day Camp Sessions, special natural history and ecology focused programs for children entering grades 1-6 in the fall.  The camp will provide fun, hands-on experiences in natural science and environmental education through field investigations, crafts and games.  […]

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2018 Eagle Trip Follow Up

Successful Eagle Trip Thirty-five eagle seekers turned out on Jan. 20 for this year’s excursion to the Delaware County reservoirs and rivers.  It was a pleasant, balmy 40 degree day that provided a welcome outdoor experience after a month of cold and snowy weather. The eagle cooperated, although not in the numbers of recent years. 10-15 […]

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Interesting Bird at Hawkwatch

The bird was seen several times interacting with normally plumaged Red-tailed Hawks. It resembles a juvenile Krider’s Red-tailed Hawk but some experts think it might just be an aberrant eastern bird.  Photos by © Kyle Dudgeon (used with permission);  

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2017 Open House Image Gallery

Thank you to Jennifer Hyypio for sharing your photos from the Open House at Hawkwatch this year!  We appreciate all who attended the event on a lovely October day and thank all of the DOAS Board Members and Friends who volunteered to make the day a great success.  

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Bluestone Wind Project – Funding Needed for Surveys & Data

Last month we wrote about a large wind project adjoining western Delaware County in the Broome County towns of Sanford and Windsor.  The Bluestone Wind farm would be in the route of migrating raptors, including Golden Eagles, and near a major concentration area for Bald Eagles.  DOAS is formally involved in review of the project as a registered party with the NY State Public […]

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