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Enter your nature photography by Sept. 2!

Posted on August 29, 2016

There is still time to enter your favorite nature photos of the year for the 10th Annual Wild New Hampshire Photography Contest and Auction. Up to 5 photos can be submitted by amateur photographers only.… Read More

Exciting Opportunity for NH Audubon Members

Posted on August 16, 2016

Member Perk: $10 off tickets to OVO

August 25-28, Verizon Wireless Arena

OVO is teeming with life. Insects work, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy in motion. Their home

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Good News for Purple Martins

Posted on June 29, 2016

By Pam Hunt

Volunteers raising the martin gourds at Prescott Farm. Photo by Pam Hunt.

2016 is proving to be an excellent year for Purple Martins in New Hampshire. Long-term followers of recovery efforts for … Read More

Birdathon/Bloomathon a Great Success!

Posted on June 29, 2016

By Ruth Smith

On May 21, over 100 birders and wildflower enthusiasts participated in the annual Birdathon/Bloomathon to raise funds for NH Audubon. Participants ranged from small backyard teams of new birders to crazy statewide … Read More

Falcon Chick Rescued from Piscataqua River

Posted on June 29, 2016
In June, a Peregrine falcon chick was rescued out of the Piscataqua River by boaters. High winds  appeared to have caused the chick to fall from its nesting site under the I-95 bridge in Portsmouth. … Read More

President’s Blog

Posted on June 28, 2016
The Monday morning sun is already blazing, and outside my new office window NH Audubon is buzzing with activity. Perhaps this is a hold-over from Sunday’s Pollinator Party when the McLane Center was literally abuzz.

NH Audubon Featured on NH Chronicle

Posted on May 23, 2016

The McLane Center provided the backdrop for NH Chronicle May 23 – 27. The Chronicle team visited McLane Center for a couple days of filming recently, and NH Audubon not only provided the backdrop for … Read More

NH Audubon Elects New President, Brings Doug Bechtel Back to New Hampshire

Posted on May 17, 2016

The New Hampshire Audubon Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the election of Douglas A. Bechtel as its President to succeed Michael J. Bartlett.

“We are very pleased to have Doug’s long experience in … Read More

NH Audubon Celebrates Retiring President Michael Bartlett and His Contributions to NH Wildlife and People

Posted on May 3, 2016

NH Audubon President Michael Bartlett releasing the first salmon of the season at Amoskeag Fishways, April 28, 2016. Photo by Dyanna Smith.

As NH Audubon prepares to bid farewell to the leader who has overseen … Read More

Purple Martin Update

Posted on May 1, 2016

Volunteer Dennis Skillman at the newly installed Purple Martin gourd rack in Hampton. Photo by Warren Trested

By Pam Hunt

This year could turn out to be a good year for Purple Martins in New … Read More