Regional News

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

Cape Cod and Islands Events

Herring research in the Coonamessett River © Linda Deegan

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event April 24, 2019

Join us at Cape Cod Beer to learn about the Cape's fascinating wildlife while enjoying some locally-crafted brews. April's topic is "Restoring the Coonamessett River."

Cape Cod and Islands News

Whiteley student holding a model of a sea turtle

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Wellfleet Bay has been chosen as a beneficiary of the 2019 Seaside Le Mans race! This extraordinary opportunity will help expand our conservation science education programs to underserved children, strengthen existing school programs, and provide new learning opportunities at the sanctuary.

Plastic Free MV students at town meeting © Plastic Free MV

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

We recently sat down with a group of 10- and 11-year-old students from the West Tisbury School who launched the group called "Plastic Free MV." Their goal? Banning plastic non-reusable water bottles and soda bottles under 34 ounces on all of Martha’s Vineyard.

"Birding Without Borders" cover © Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Birding fans know that attempting to complete a Big Year is a highly competitive enterprise. As we learn early in Birding Without Borders, Noah Strycker's entertaining account of his 2015 International Big Year, this type of adventure is a bird of a different feather. 

Cover of Felix Neck's 2018  Annual Report

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck soared this year, and we want to share some of the accomplishments made possible by our nature community. Find out about our year of learning and teaching, sharing nature, and protecting wildlife in our Annual Report.