Aerial view of people canoeing at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

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Protecting the nature of Massachusetts for people and for wildlife.

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Snapping Turtle on a trail in Lancaster, MA © Patrick Randall

Snapping Turtle © Patrick Randall

Photo Contest

Calling All Shutterbugs

Our 2021 Photo Contest is officially open! Submit your photos of wildlife, landscapes, and people enjoying the nature of Massachusetts. Deadline to enter is September 30, 2021.

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Hit the Trail(s)

There are hundreds of trails waiting for you to explore at more than 60 wildlife sanctuaries across the state! Review our COVID-19 Trail Guidelines before visiting. Many sanctuary buildings are still closed.

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Land Conservation

40,000 Reasons to Celebrate

Mass Audubon now protects more than 40,000 acres of land in Massachusetts—a conservation milestone. Take an interactive look at our land protection efforts over the last 125 years.

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Food Donation Project

We're working with local hunger relief organizations to get our farm-grown, healthy food to local families at risk of food insecurity. Help us support our farmers and neighbors!

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Snowy Egret © Pat Ulrich

Snowy Egret © Pat Ulrich

News & Events

Our 125th Anniversary

Mass Audubon has been protecting the nature of Massachusetts since 1896.

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More to Explore

Expand your nature knowledge on a wide variety of topics or visit far-flung places without ever leaving home!

Everyone can connect to nature with Mass Audubon's in-person, socially-distanced programs at wildlife sanctuaries across the state.

From big conservation wins to new initiatives to late-breaking announcements, our press releases cover the latest Mass Audubon news.

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