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We’ve got plenty of weekend activities at our wildlife sanctuaries. Enjoy the delights of mid-autumn, including migratory birds, lovely leaves, and the starry sky. See migratory birds up close and in hand at a Bird Banding Demonstration at Wellfleet Bay. Learn how banding studies are helping researchers discover the secret lives of songbirds. (All, registration required) Find Magnificent Leaves at […]
Photographers have until Tuesday, September 30 to submit images to Mass Audubon's annual statewide photo contest, Picture This: Your Great Outdoors, which attracts thousands of entries from hundreds of photographers of all abilities, ages, and backgrounds.
Mass Audubon has just released Losing Ground: Planning for Resilience, which documents land use patterns in Massachusetts from 2005-2013 and shows that while development slowed in that period, 13 acres per day were lost and the rate of development is once again picking up as the economy recovers.
For the first time, the challenges of climate change thread through a Losing Ground document, most notably in its call for identification and protection of climate-resilient landscapes.
Mass Audubon has a number of regular publications to keep you informed about the nature and wildlife of Massachusetts. Learn More
We have many e-newsletters to keep you current on what is going on at Mass Audubon. You can get information on a sanctuary near you, or stay updated on organization-wide news with Explorations.