Regional News

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

Cape Cod and Islands Events

"Do Doodlebugs Doodle?" cover © Persnickety Press

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event July 25, 2018

Come meet children's book authors Corinne Demas and her daughter Artemis Roehrig—both longtime Wellfleet Bay summer visitors—and hear them read from their new book dedicated to the world of entomology!

Summer Soiree at Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event August 2, 2018

Join us for this annual event featuring a chef’s tasting, live auction, dancing, celebrating, and relaxing under the stars—all in support of Long Pasture's conservation and education programs.

Cape Cod and Islands News

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary


We're always seeking innovative ways to help Cape Cod students connect to the natural resources that abound in their backyards. Now, thanks to some exciting new partnerships, Wellfleet Bay is able to offer extended programs in two local schools and provide field sites for science learning.

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

sunset kayak

Long Pasture has many opportunities for exploration on the water this summer. From kayaking in quiet estuaries to discovering the sea creatures of Lewis Bay and Nantucket Sound, find a way to get off of the beach and onto the water.

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Family kayaking at Felix Neck © Justen Walker
© Justen Walker

Now that warm weather is in full swing, it's time to hit the water and cool off! Come to Felix Neck to explore Sengekontacket Pond as a family, or enjoy a beautiful summer evening on one of our sunset kayak tours. 

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Horseshoe Crab © Justen Walker, Mass Audubon
© Justen Walker, Mass Audubon

We offer many opportunities to participate in wildlife research and protection efforts as a citizen science volunteer in our monitoring and survey projects. Training sessions for first-time volunteers take place in March and April. Don't miss out on a uniquely rewarding experience—sign up today!