Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society (DOAS)

Established in 1968 – A Chapter of the National Audubon Society since 1970

Non-Lead Ammunition Zoom Panel Discussion – October 7, 2020 (RECORDING)

This program overviews impacts on human health, impacts on wildlife, comparisons of lead and non-lead bullet fragmentation and technical performance of non-lead ammunition. This discussion is not about regulations or bans or controls, but about the choices that hunters can voluntarily make to lessen the impacts of lead in our environment.

Please feel free to share any of the following links or resources to help get the word out to others in the hunting community:

A recording of this presentation: Non-Lead Ammunition Zoom Panel Discussion – October 7, 2020:

The DOAS Video: Information page with Video (at bottom):

Create Your Own Non-Lead Ammunition Display:

NYS DEC Page on Non-Lead Ammunition:

NYS Dept of Health – Lead in Shot and Bullets:

NYS Dept of Health – Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention:

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Statewide Waterfowl Count on January 16

The NY State Ornithological Association’s annual statewide waterfowl count is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022.  DOAS covers Otsego Lake and the Susquehanna River above Unadilla, the Unadilla River, and Cannonsville

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We envision a healthy world where people and wildlife thrive and natural resources are protected.
The mission of Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society is to protect our natural environment and connect people with nature
 to benefit birds and other wildlife through conservation, education, research and advocacy.

Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society
P.O. Box 544
Oneonta, NY 13820
(607) 397-3815

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