Audubon Tags Four Golden Eagles

For Immediate Release: By: Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society For more information contact: Susan O’Handley, Publicity Chairperson, Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, Oneonta, NY; (607) 643-5680; info@doas.us Tom Salo, Research Committee Co-Chair, Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, Oneonta, NY; (607) 965-8232; salothomas@gmail.com Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, with assistance from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, trapped 4 golden eagles this winter in upstate […]

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Update on Constitution Pipeline

DOAS has been involved in legal action regarding the proposed Constitution Pipeline as an intervenor in the proceedings. We are represented by the environmental law firm Earthjustice, along with the Sierra Club, Catskill Mountainkeeper, Riverkeeper, and others. Our Chapter submitted extensive testimony on the impacts on birds from pipeline construction and operation, focused on the large scale fragmentation of […]

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Successful Bald Eagle Trip

This year’s field trip on Jan. 9 to view wintering Bald Eagles in the upper Delaware River basin brought out over 50 participants who spotted 27 eagles along the East and West Branches of the Delaware and Cannonsville Reservoir in Delaware County. Waterways and the reservoir were nearly all open, leading to the birds being more dispersed than usual. […]

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2016 Environmental Education Grants Announced

Each year, Environmental Education Grants are awarded to classroom teachers in the DOAS area (Delaware, Otsego, eastern Chenango, and western Schoharie Counties) through the DOAS EE Grant Program.  This competitive grant program is also available for Home School Programs as well as Student Service Organizations.  These grants enable educators in our region to add new environmental and conservation focused activities to […]

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2015 Open House Photo Gallery

Thank you to all who came out for the day along with the DOAS Board and Volunteers who helped to make the program a success!  Photos by Janet Potter and Andy Mason.  Click on any of the images below to open slideshow carousel.  

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