DOAS 2019 Online Auction

Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society is hosting an online auction as a fundraiser to help support maintenance work at the DOAS Sanctuary & Hawkwatch on Franklin Mountain. We will be working on much-needed visitor welcome signage at the site this Spring. The artwork featured below has been generously donated by member and long-time Board Director, Dr. Bob […]

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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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