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Need last-minute plans for the long weekend? Take in an art exhibit, discover the power of flowers, see a heron rookery, and much more. Try Tracking Shorebirds at Felix Neck in Edgartown. Walk the beach with a shorebird biologist to search for oystercatchers, plovers, and terns, identify bird and mammal tracks in the sand, and record field data. […]
Yankee magazine has honored Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary in its May-June issue as “Best Birdwatching” destination in Massachusetts. In fact, the Mass Audubon property in Easthampton and Northampton is the only birding venue saluted by the renowned magazine’s editors in their annual survey of New England’s top attractions.
Bird-a-thon, Mass Audubon’s friendly competition to financially support conservation across the Commonwealth, is again expected to engage hundreds of enthusiasts in an all-night/all-day bird identification marathon, May 15-16. The statewide contest, Mass Audubon’s single largest annual fundraiser, challenges teams of birders of all abilities to identify the most species in 24 hours.
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.