Otsego County Board Passes Resolution Recognizing the Importance of Birds

Why Birds Matter On behalf of the Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society Board of Directors, chapter members and friends, we thank the Otsego County Board of Representatives and the Solid Waste and Environmental Concerns Committee for recognizing the importance of birds through the passage of the following resolution at the October 3 County Board meeting.   RESOLUTION […]

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2018 Open House Image Gallery

Despite the ‘on and off’  rain in the early afternoon, we enjoyed a great day at the DOAS Hawkwatch Open House last weekend (October 6).   Thank you to all of the DOAS Board and friends for their work during the day and their hospitality to our Hawkwatch Visitors.  Photos by Janet Potter; Additional photos below […]

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Financial Support Needed For Wind Project Eagle Surveys

DOAS is a supporter of environmentally-sound wind power but believes wind projects should be sited and designed to minimize impacts on birds. Most recently we have taken an active role in assessing the potential impacts on eagles from the proposed Bluestone Wind Project near Deposit.  Surveys funded through the  state’s environmental review process, and conducted by Franklin Mountain hawk […]

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Audubon Camp – Summer 2018 – Photos

DOAS 2018 Nature Camps We had a wonderful summer camp season this year with a total of three sessions and 32 children attending.  Our camp staff did a great job orchestrating fun, nature-focused activities under the direction of Megan Langan, with the assistance of Liz Brown and Chris DeCesare.  Our third session was added this […]

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