Gear Up for Hunting Season with Non-Lead Ammunition!

These radio spots are from an interview and a news story that recently aired on WIOX with Don Mathisen. If you are heading out in November for the Fall Season – please consider using lead-free options for your ammunition. Here’s an interview with DOAS Director and Research Co-Chair, Tom Salo:   And this one is a […]

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September Reminders – 2016

September News Update   In this issue: September 16 Program with Pat Kernan, NYSM Annual Bird Seed Pre-Order Sale (now through October) September Kingfisher Online Coming up in October: Open House on October 1 Field Trip to Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge – October 16 2016 Charter Dinner on Oct. 21 with Warren Greene Image: Red-headed […]

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2016 Bird Seed Sale Announced

Audubon to sell bird seed to raise funds Pre-order now through October 29 The Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society will be accepting bird seed pre-orders over the next two months to raise funds required to support programming throughout the region in 2017.  Orders are placed by mail-in form or by online store purchase at http://doas.us and then picked […]

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2016 Summer Camp Fun

Twenty two nature campers entering grades 3 through 6 had fun in the outdoors this summer during our two exploration-focused sessions at the DOAS Sanctuary. The sessions ran beautifully under the continued direction of educator Megan Langan (nee Gigandet).  A warm thank you goes out to DOAS Co-President, Andy Mason and DOAS member, Eileen Kline […]

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Audubon video aims to reduce poisoning of eagles

ONEONTA–Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society has teamed with the American Eagle Foundation to create a video on the dangers lead bullets pose to eagles in New York and elsewhere. The 13-minute video, “Lead Ammunition: A Needless Danger to Eagles and Ourselves” features interviews with hunters and their families, as well as with wildlife biologists and wildlife rehabilitators, […]

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