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Action Alert: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Threatened

Posted on December 14, 2017

At NH Audubon, we care about the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Plans to expand oil exploration and drilling on this protected expanse of public lands threaten one of the last examples of a large intact, … Read More

Call to Action: Response to withdraw from Paris Climate Change Accord

Posted on June 1, 2017

This afternoon, our country’s President decided to withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Accord.

This decision goes directly against our mission. NH Audubon strongly believes that everyone has a responsibility to take steps to reduce … Read More

Get out there!

Posted on May 17, 2017

President’s Blog: May 17, 2017

This week, I have been getting ready for NH Audubon’s annual Birdathon-Bloomathon fundraiser. During lunch and before work, I have been scouting the favorite birding locations around Concord—my Birdathon geography … Read More

Nighthawk Nesting Season Approaching

Posted on April 26, 2017

Female Common Nighthawk by Rebecca Suomala.

Common Nighthawks return in mid-May and NH Audubon’s Project Nighthawk will be out watching for them. Nighthawks are listed as endangered in the state and last year we found Read More

New Hampshire Bird Records – Owl Harassment and What to Do

Posted on March 29, 2017

Western Tanager (top left), by William Kramer (, 1/31/16, Hollis, NH. American Redstart (top right) by Steve Mirick, 12/19/15, Greenland, NH. The bottom photo by Terri Fratus shows both Turkey Vultures and Black Vulture (right)

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NH Partnership for Schoolyard Action Grants Announces the 2017 Grant Recipients

Posted on March 29, 2017

Namaste Children’s Garden at Namaste Montessori School in Goffstown.

The New Hampshire Partnership for Schoolyard Action Grants, a collaboration that supports schools wishing to link the school curriculum and their students with the local environment, … Read More

Bald Eagle Rehabbed in 2014 Confirmed in 2017 Pair

Posted on March 29, 2017

Walpole Bald Eagle WS1 identified from photo taken on March 23, 2017 by Michael LaClair.

By Chris Martin

It is unusual to get information on the success of returning rehabilitated raptors to the wild, but … Read More

Where are All the Birds? NH Audubon Needs Your Help on Statewide Bird Survey!

Posted on January 30, 2017

New Hampshire Audubon’s Backyard Winter Bird Survey celebrates 30 years of tracking the state’s winter birds and you can help. Biologists need assistance from citizens all over the Granite State to get a clear picture … Read More

The 2017 Superbowl of Birding with The Twitchers

Posted on January 30, 2017

The 2017 Twitchers in the Rye (left to right): Andrea Robbins, Jeanne-Marie Maher, Becky Suomala, and captain Pam Hunt.

by Rebecca Suomala

CAPTION: The 2017 Twitchers in the Rye (left to right): Andrea Robbins, Jeanne-Marie … Read More

Urgent Message from NH Audubon President and Board

Posted on January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017: A CALL TO ACTION

NH Audubon Opposes Nomination of Pruitt to Lead EPA

After careful consideration, the New Hampshire Audubon Board of Trustees has unanimously agreed to publicly oppose the nomination of … Read More