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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Audubon offers special ‘Birding by Ear’ event this June

COOPERSTOWN – ONEONTA – SPRINGFIELD – WESTFORD]  Spring is the season that all birders look forward to in the Northeast. It is the time of year when many of our favorite songbirds return to our area. There are about 60 species of birds that are common to the central New York region during the spring […]

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Birding by Ear – Sunday, June 5

This special program will be held on Sunday morning, June 5 at the Davis Park in the Town of Westford, NY. An educational session including slides, recordings and handouts at 8:30 AM will be followed by a bird hike with DOAS experts, “Bruncheon” buffet, raffles, and another hike for more species. Cost is $25 per […]

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