Native pollinators play a vital role in maintaining a healthy ecosystem and food system. Attendees will gain an understanding of the intricate biodiversity of native pollinators, which have co-evolved with […]
In the last 50 years, scientists estimate that North America has lost roughly 3 billion birds, meaning that there are only three quarters as many birds around as there used to be. New Hampshire Audubon has been tracking bird populations for almost as long, and in our “State of the Birds” report we present a […]
The field trip begins with a fall migration walk around Odiorne Point State Park and then continues south, birding along the New Hampshire coast. Meet at the Odiorne Point parking lot. Contact: Steve Mirick, 978-374-0654 or email [email protected] Registration is not required. Contact: Dan Hubbard at [email protected] or 603 -332-4093. Cancellations will be posted on […]
This trip is sold out. Location: Rye Harbor, NH Monday, Oct 11, 8 am - 5 pm Cost: $70 M/$90 NM Join NH Audubon aboard the MV Granite State as we explore Jeffreys Ledge, 20 miles off the New Hampshire coast. Steve Mirick will lead us as we spend all day at sea, searching the […]
Even as scientists make astounding discoveries about the navigational and physiological feats that enable migratory birds to cross immense oceans or fly above the highest mountains, go weeks without sleep or remain in unbroken flight for months at a stretch, humans have brought many migrants to the brink. Based on his newest book “A World […]
Power companies, wildlife agencies, and conservation organizations have collaborated for decades to reduce bird electrocutions and collisions with power lines. NorthWestern Energy in Montana implements an Avian Protection Plan across its entire electrical system. New power lines are constructed following bird-friendly standards and existing lines are retrofitted with bird protection devices where electrocutions or collisions […]
A rare migratory songbird, with a very restricted range, is a catalyst for exploring issues of sustainable development on the island of Hispaniola, where Haiti and the Dominican Republic (DR) are co-located, where the bird spends the winter and the high peaks of the Northeastern US where the bird breeds on high peaks in Maine, […]
Meet at Perkins Cove parking lot. Dress warmly in layers and bring water and lunch or snack. From Perkins Cove we will bird Marginal Way, Nubble Light, and Seapoint Beach. Our trip leader is Linda Maley. Registration is not required. Contact: Since Linda will be traveling prior to this trip, Sam Stoddard has agreed to […]
Join Carol Foss, NH Audubon’s Senior Advisor for Science and Policy, for an introduction to the Motus Wildlife Tracking System — a new research network that is revolutionizing the study of winged migration by tracking the movements of small birds, bats, and even dragonflies and monarch butterflies who have been fitted with tiny radio transmitters (nanotags). Carol […]
The New Hampshire Audubon offers multiple opportunities for those interested in joining us as a member or donating for one of our various causes.
Founded in 1914, NH Audubon’s mission is to protect New Hampshire’s natural environment for wildlife and for people. It is an independent statewide membership organization with four nature centers throughout the state. Expert educators give programs to children, families, and adults at centers and in schools. Staff biologists and volunteers conduct bird conservation efforts such as the Peregrine Falcon restoration. NH Audubon protects thousands of acres of wildlife habitat and is a voice for sound public policy on environmental issues. For information on NH Audubon, including membership, volunteering, programs, sanctuaries, and publications, call 224-9909, or visit www.nhaudubon.org.