Eastern Chipmunk with an acorn © Justin Miel

Eastern Chipmunk © Justin Miel

Eastern Chipmunk © Justin Miel

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American Robin standing on a tree branch in spring

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COVID-19 Update

Mass Audubon's sanctuaries and trails are closed until further notice, and all programs have been cancelled through April 30.

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Eastern Bluebird nestlings in a nestbox

Eastern Bluebird nestlings

Nature & Wildlife

Be Prepared for Baby Birds

It's officially spring! Before the baby birds start hatching, make sure you know what to do—and not do—if you find one out of the nest.

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Spotted Salamander close-up © Suzanne Niles

Spotted Salamander © Suzanne Niles

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Find out what Mother Nature has in store for the coming weeks.

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Mass Audubon has 19 day camps and an overnight camp where kids can have fun, make friends, and learn all about nature.

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Green Heron catching a bullfrog at Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary © Michael Snow

Green Heron © Michael Snow

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More than 4,500 images were submitted to our 2019 Photo Contest.

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Spring Peeper on plant at Lake Wampanoag Wildlife Sanctuary

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CANCELLED. Meet Finch, Monarca, Willow, and the rest of Wachusett Meadow's flock! Enjoy sheep shearing demonstrations, local vendors, crafters, kid's activities, and more.

CANCELLED - April 18, 2020

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CANCELLED (to be rescheduled). Listen as internationally-renowned author David Sibley discusses his new book, What It's Like to Be a Bird, enjoy a book signing, and take in an exhibition of more than 40 original paintings Sibley created for the book.

CANCELLED - April 18, 2020

The arrival of spring means it's time for the sanctuary's annual HIP Herb Sale and the 8th Annual Goat Gala. Come for the herbs—stay for the goats! There will be free fun for all ages.

May 9, 2020

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