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Have a great nature or wildlife photo taken in Massachusetts? The deadline for the Your Great Outdoors Photo Contest is September 30!

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Not a Mass Audubon member? Join today to save 50% on a full year of membership. Enjoy free admission to our wildlife sanctuaries, and many other great benefits.

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Celebrate Spring

The season brings endless opportunities to enjoy the wonders of nature. Join us for a program or explore on your own.

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Summer Camp 2015

Get your kids outside this summer! Mass Audubon has 17 summer day camps plus an overnight camp, each with 1 and 2 week sessions.

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Special Events

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May 30, 2015
May 30, 2015
Sunday, May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015
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Nature & Wildlife

Nature & Wildlife


Wondering why woodpeckers knock? Not sure what to do if you have a bat in your house? See our Nature & Wildlife FAQs and get the answer to these questions and more.

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At Mass Audubon you can walk along miles of scenic trails, participate in a variety of programs and special events, and get involved in local advocacy efforts.

Our Wildlife Sanctuaries

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Found a baby bird?

When you come across a baby bird out of its nest, it’s hard to resist the urge to come to the rescue. But most of the time it’s best to do nothing. See our primer on when to take action for baby songbirds found out of the nest. Learn More

Green Your Grid

Make the Switch

One of the most effective ways to reduce your impact on the environment is to green the energy you use. The good news: it's easier and more affordable than you think! Learn how to Make the Switch

Outdoor Almanac

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Every day brings new wonders. What does Mother Nature have in store for us in the coming weeks? Find out everything from the phases of the moon to wildlife happenings in our Outdoor Almanac.

School & Groups


Experience the wild side of Massachusetts with our exciting school and group programs, which teach children about nature in fun and interactive ways. Learn more

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Find out what’s happening near you: Connect with one of our wildlife sanctuaries on Facebook.