Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
Spanning Easthampton and Northampton, Arcadia’s diverse terrain (forest, meadows, grasslands, marsh, and wetlands) attracts an extraordinary variety of wildlife. You will also find a thriving population of wildflowers, thanks to its rich, loamy soil, which is characteristic of the Connecticut River floodplain. Read More
Sanctuary News & Events
Jan Ruby-Crystal is spearheading a new art program at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary aimed at engaging all ages in artistic exploration of the natural world.
Mass Audubon and the city of Northampton teamed up to protect a crucial piece of remaining forest next to Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary.
In July, Mass Audubon's Connecticut River Valley Sanctuaries hosted a trip to Maine to explore the birds and bogs of the Bold Coast. The group of seven had good weather and was able to take a boat out to Machias Seal Island to
view the amazing Puffins.
Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More
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Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.