DOAS receives grant support for project promoting use of non-lead ammunition

Thanks in large part to a matching grant from the American Eagle Foundation, the Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society is launching a public education campaign designed to reduce poisoning of bald eagles by lead bullet residues and to increase hunter acceptance of alternatives to lead ammunition. Work associated with the $20,000.00 project began in earnest in January […]

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Save the Birds – Rally against the Constitution Pipeline

HELP MAKE SURE OUR BIRDS HAVE HABITAT Please mark your calendars for the ‘Rally to Save NY From FERC‘ in Albany, April 5th. The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has to make a decision about the Constitution pipeline by April 26, 2016, and whatever DEC decides will determine what happens in NYS – and beyond […]

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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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February 2016 – Greta

On Feb. 2, 2016, we processed a young female Golden eagle – Greta. Click on any of the images below to view full size in carousel.

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January 2016 – Marie

This is the golden named Marie that was captured on January 14, 2016. She was back feeding at the same site the following day – see camera trap photo. Her transmitter is working well. Over the next couple of days she moved west ending up spending most one day alongside NY 17 by the Beaverkill. […]

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