Regional News

Check here for the latest news from Mass Audubon wildlife sanctuaries around the state.

South of Boston Events

Bobolink male singing © Knut Hansen

Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event June 30, 2019

Start your day with a farm-to-table breakfast featuring local, freshly-harvested produce, then embark on a guided hike to view Bobolinks in the restored warm-season grassland at Allens Pond.

Posing for a "firefly selfie" at the Fantastic Firefly Festival

North River Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event July 6, 2019

Nothing says "summer" quite like fireflies. Celebrate these amazing insects with an evening of family-friendly games, activities, crafts, demonstrations, and more—plus, learn how you can participate in Firefly Watch!

South of Boston News

REI "Loving Our Local Outdoors" logo

Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary

Great news! Thanks to REI's first-ever "Loving Our Local Outdoors" member vote grant, Allens Pond will receive a funding award to build new trails and create an amazing eight-mile circuit.

Fall walk at Tidmarsh © Jeanne Lesperance

Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary

January 19 marked the one-year anniversary of the day that Tidmarsh first opened to the public. We're very proud of what we've accomplished since then, and we couldn't have done any of it without your support!

Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary

View of restored valley at Tidmarsh

Congratulations—and many, many thanks—to all who helped Mass Audubon successfully complete the purchase of 450+/- acres of land in the Manomet section of Plymouth that will soon become our newest wildlife sanctuary—the Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary!