CANCELLED – West Branch Preserve Bird Walk – May 23

As Per DOAS Board

Join DOAS on Saturday, May 23 for a Bird Walk at the West Branch Preserve in Hamden, NY, about 10 miles southeast of Delhi. Meet at 8 AM at the preserve entrance and parking area, on Rte. 10, about 0.9 mi beyond the junction with County Route 26. The walk, which will last about two […]

Free

CANCELLED – Birding by Ear – 2020

Betty & Wilbur Davis State Park 133 Davis Road, Schenevus, NY

DOAS will once again offer a Birding By Ear-with brunch! event at the scenic Betty and Wilbur Davis State Park in the Town of Westford on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 8:30 AM till Noon to unlock the secrets of bird ID through birdsong.   We will enjoy a hike to listen for bird song and […]

$15 – $25

Beginning Bird Photography Chat – Part 1: Your Camera and Accessories

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

Pictured above: Barred Owl; Photo by Rod Sutton. Are you a bird enthusiast who wants to delve into bird photography?  If this describes you and you are not sure where to begin, this series of 'chats' might be the perfect solution for you!  Join Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) Board Member and Local Photographer, Rod Sutton […]

Free

Birding for Beginners

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

Pictured above: Tree swallow; Photo by Rick Bunting. Join Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) and SUNY Oneonta's A.J. Read Science Discovery Center for a special workshop introducing the basics of birding as a pastime. The program, presented by Andy Mason and Charlie Scheim, Co-President and Treasurer of DOAS respectively, will take place online at 7pm on […]

Free

Beginning Bird Photography Chat – Part 2: Your Camera’s Settings

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

Pictured above: Scarlet Tanager - photo by Linda Steele - Audubon Photography Awards 2012 Are you a bird enthusiast who wants to delve into bird photography?  If this describes you and you are not sure where to begin, this series of 'chats' might be the perfect solution for you!  Join Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) Board […]

Free

DOAS Bird Chats

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

(Featured Image: Golden eagle; Photo by Landa Palmer) As a follow up to our Birding for Beginners Webinar in mid-July, we are hosting chat sessions with DOAS Board Members through the summer.  If you have a bird question or observations you would like to share, please join us! You can register once for the series […]

Free

Beginning Bird Photography Chat – Part 3: Photography in the Field

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

Pictured above: Baltimore Oriole, Photo by Rod Sutton. Are you a bird enthusiast who wants to delve into bird photography?  If this describes you and you are not sure where to begin, this series of 'chats' might be the perfect solution for you!  Join Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS) Board Member and Local Photographer, Rod Sutton […]

Free

DOAS Bird Chats

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

(Featured Image: Eastern Meadowlark - Photo by Barb Palmer) As a follow up to our Birding for Beginners Webinar in mid-July, we are hosting chat sessions with DOAS Board Members through the summer.  If you have a bird question or observations you would like to share, please join us! You can register once for the […]

Free

DOAS Bird Chats

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

(Featured Image: Golden Eagle  - Photo by Landa Palmer) As a follow up to our Birding for Beginners Webinar in mid-July, we are hosting chat sessions with DOAS Board Members through the summer.  If you have a bird question or observations you would like to share, please join us! At our August, 27 Bird Chat, […]

Free

2020 Bird Seed Sale – Sept 1 through Oct 25

As Per DOAS Board

The DOAS Bird Seed Sale Fundraiser is your opportunity to buy quality bird seed and help support DOAS programs at the same time! Proceeds from this sale support speaker fees for member meetings, field trips, programs and special events throughout the year, summer camp programs and the Franklin Mountain Hawkwatch.  We encourage you to stock […]

CANCELLED – Conservation Through Education with Garrett Camasi

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

Join wildlife enthusiast Garrett Camasi to hear about "Conservation through Education" on Friday, September 18, 7:30pm through Delaware Otsego Audubon Society's virtual public program. Garrett has been active in very many ways with wildlife conservation and will share his philosophy and photographs. Please join us!

Free

Fall Migration and Ways to Help Birds on their Journey – Webinar

Elm Park United Methodist Church 401 Chestnut Street, Oneonta, NY

Join DOAS online from the comfort of your home on Friday, September 18 at 7:30pm as we host Ken Elkins, Community Conservation Manager at Audubon CT and Audubon NY for a special program about Fall migration and ways for people to help birds on their journey! This program is free and open to the public. […]

Free

CANCELLED – 2020 Open House at Hawkwatch – Saturday, October 3

DOAS Sanctuary at Franklin Mountain 52 Grange Hall Road Spur, Oneonta, NY

CANCELLED - Audubon Hawkwatch Open House on 10/3 Eagle Image by Curt Morgan Please keep an eye out for some related online offerings that are pending - HAWK Identification Workshop; Hunting with No Lead.

Free

Hunters Urged To Choose Non-lead This Fall – Zoom Panel Discussion

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

It has been known for many years that lead has detrimental impacts to human health and the environment. To lessen these impacts, lead has been removed from plumbing, paints, gasoline, fishing sinkers, waterfowl shot and other products.  However,  ammunition for hunting remains a significant source of lead in our environment.  Please join the Delaware-Otsego Audubon […]

Free

2020 Charter Celebration

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

DOAS 53rd Anniversary Celebration - October 16, 2020 Mark Your Calendars for the 53rd Anniversary Celebration of the founding of Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society, taking place on Friday, October 16, 2020 starting at 6:30pm. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it will not be possible to host our usual Charter Dinner in person this year. Instead, […]

Free – $25

Bird Seed Sale Pickup

VP Supply Corp 69 Country Club Rd, Oneonta, NY

PRODUCT PICK UP - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 9AM-11AMat VP Supply Corp, 69 Country Club Road, Oneonta, NY. NOTE: Please ensure that you pick up your order on the pickup day, Saturday, November 7, 9am-11am at VP Supply Corp, Oneonta. Our storage space is limited, but in an emergency, we will try to hold your order. […]

Climate Action – The dire need for net zero and what you can do.

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm ONLINE – VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY United States Free Do you want to take action for birds and people affected by our changing climate, but you're not sure where to start? This session features a webinar recording with guest presenter Dr. Chandu Visweswariah, CEO of Utopus Insights and founding Board member of […]

Free

Trees for Tributaries

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

November 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm ONLINE – VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY United States Free Streams are at their best when the riparian area, or land area next to the stream, is forested. This program provides landowners and municipalities with native trees and shrubs at no cost to reforest these streamside areas. The Trees for Tributaries Program is a […]

Free

Costa Rica’s Biodiversity

What Can You Really Expect To See?   Costa Rica is known for its ecotourism. With about 26% of its land area set aside as national parks, wildlife reserves, and other protected lands, Costa Rica hosts more than 500,000 plant and animal species (including approximately 900 bird species, about the same number as in all […]

Climate Action – The dire need for net zero and what you can do.

ONLINE - VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm ONLINE – VIRTUAL EVENT Oneonta, NY United States Free   Do you want to take action for birds and people affected by our changing climate, but you're not sure where to start? This session features a webinar recording with guest presenter Dr. Chandu Visweswariah, CEO of Utopus Insights and founding Board […]

Free