Latest Press Releases
- January 30, 2020
Rebecca Goodlett of Fitchburg’s South Street Elementary School and Erin Sarpard, formerly of New Covenant School in Arlington, have been named recipients of Mass Audubon’s Conservation Teacher of the Year Award for 2019, sponsored by the New England Farm and Garden Association.
- January 14, 2020
Mass Audubon, the state’s largest nature conservation nonprofit, has named Sam Kefferstan to oversee its wildlife sanctuaries on Nantucket. Mass Audubon’s most notable wildlife sanctuary there is Sesachacha Heathlands, an 875-acres expanse of rare heathland and sandplain grasslands on the eastern side of the island.
- December 11, 2019
Marshfield photographer Michael Snow's dramatic image of a green heron snaring a bullfrog was judged the Grand Prize Winner in Mass Audubon’s annual statewide Picture This: Your Great Outdoors photo contest. Eleven other category winners and eight honorable mentions were chosen in this year's competition, which attracted more than 4500 images from 814 photographers.
- November 14, 2019
Mass Audubon held its Annual Meeting Wednesday evening, November 13, at the Harvard Club Downtown in Boston where Attorney General Maura Healey was among those honored with Audubon “A” Awards for their commitment to climate change action.
Audubon “A” recipients also included State Sen. Marc Pacheco of Taunton, chair of the Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change; renewal energy advocates Green Energy Consumers Alliance; and climate activist group Mothers Out Front.
- November 1, 2019
Mass Audubon is again offering military veterans and their families free admission to its 60 wildlife sanctuaries on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11.