Feb 13, 2014 – A Golden Eagle Named Jean

Attached are some photos taken by Abby Nelson, Becky Gretton and Peg DiBenedetto of the large, spirited, adult female golden captured in Delaware County yesterday. The landowners asked that the people present be limited to a small number. This bird has been named Jean in honor of Jean Miller, founding member, former President of DOAS and a long-time […]

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Max the Golden Eagle – February 2014

Written by Helen McLean  A bit after 7am this morning, I received email and a phone call – a Golden Eagle was captured in Andes. After several days of attempting to capture one, finally success. By 8:30am I was at the specified location watching the wonderful group who made this happen. We spent 4+ hours […]

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22 Chapters Sign On to DOAS Letter to Request Withdrawal of 30 year Rule

As advocates for wildlife and birds, the following Audubon Chapters in New York State are outraged and dismayed to learn of the Department of the Interior’s decision to provide 30-year authorizations to wind companies to kill Bald and Golden Eagles. We respectfully request that you withdraw this proposed rule and ensure our important raptor species are protected. […]

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Waterfowl Watching Map

We’ve added some of our favorite spots for waterfowl into the map below. If you would like to share your favorite spot that is accessible to the public, please feel free to email the location to Susan O’Handley. Link to Map 

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Legislation Update – October 2013

 Last chance for wolf protection—The federal government is planning to remove Endangered Species Protection for nearly all grey wolves in the lower 48 states. This extreme action would leave wolf management in the hands of openly anti-wolf states such as Wyoming, Idaho and Montana. A public comment period ending October 28 is the final opportunity to speak out for these iconic […]

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