Category: Conservation News

2020 Rusty Blackbird Breeding Season

Breeding Rusty Blackbirds were found at 40 sites in 2020 with confirmed fledging from 17 nests. Researchers continue to follow Rusty Blackbirds with nanotags including the female pictured above that […]

Written by on February 23, 2021

New Motus Tower in Exeter

Scott Weidensaul and Todd Alleger completed the installation of a new Motus receiving station at Phillips Exeter Academy in Exeter, NH on January 14, 2021 (photo by Chris Matlack). The […]

Written by on February 9, 2021

A Different Kind of Year at the Hawk Watch

(by Phil Brown) 2020 marked the 16th consecutive season of raptor migration monitoring at the Pack Monadnock Raptor Observatory, which is located within Miller State Park in Peterborough. Between September […]

Written by on February 7, 2021

New Hampshire Peregrine Falcon Recovery Turns 40!

(by Chris Martin) New Hampshire’s Peregrine Falcon breeding population continues its very gradual rebound. Spring 2020 marked the 40th consecutive year of Peregrine Falcon breeding season monitoring and management in […]

Written by on February 2, 2021

Bald Eagle Nesting Season

by Chris Martin Volunteer eagle-watchers from around New Hampshire are beginning to report that they are seeing eagle pairs ferrying sticks and grasses to their nests in preparation for the […]

Written by on February 2, 2021

NH Audubon COVID-19 Update (5/12/20)

NH Audubon continues to monitor information about the Coronavirus outbreak and is committed to ensuring our staff, volunteers, members, and the public are as safe as possible. To that end, […]

Written by on March 27, 2020

Hello New Hampshire Eagle Watchers!

By Chris Martin, February 3, 2020 We finally did it!  This year, for the first time in four decades of counting, we surpassed 100 Bald Eagles seen on New Hampshire’s […]

Written by on February 10, 2020