Join Bedford Audubon: See Me. Hear Me. Find Me.

Join Bedford Audubon: See Me. Hear Me. Find Me.

Join Bedford Audubon: See Me. Hear Me. Find Me. See Me. Hear Me. Find Me. Our mission is to connect you to nature! We want to share the joy and wonder of seeing, hearing, and finding birds (butterflies, bees, plants, and more!) with you. That’s why we’ve...
The Pipevine Lifeline: The Vine Behind the Butterfly

The Pipevine Lifeline: The Vine Behind the Butterfly

The Pipevine Lifeline: The Vine Behind the Butterfly The Pipevine Lifeline: The Vine Behind the Butterfly By Krista Botting, Summer Field Biologist We’re continuing our Pipevine Swallowtail Watch of 2017! The caterpillars are growing larger, and some of the bigger...
Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Throw Some Shade

Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Throw Some Shade

Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Throw Some Shade Plants for a Deer Resistant Garden: Throw Some Shade By Alex Hall, Leon Levy Native Garden Intern Not only do Northeastern gardeners have to endure harsh winters and rocky soils, but we also have to contend with...
Bird Bling: The Why & How of Bird Banding Research

Bird Bling: The Why & How of Bird Banding Research

Bird Bling: The Why & How of Bird Banding Research Bird Bling By Krista Botting, Summer Field Biologist A Day in the Life A typical banding day begins when the birds get up, just before dawn. Naturalist Tait Johansson and Field Biologist Krista Botting are often...
Nest Boxes: Manage, Maintain, & Monitor

Nest Boxes: Manage, Maintain, & Monitor

Nest Boxes: Manage, Maintain, & Monitor The Three Ms of Nest Boxes: Manage, Maintain, & Monitor By Krista Botting, Summer Field Biologist Being the “landlord” of a nest box doesn’t have to take up a lot of time, but it’s not a good idea to put one up and...
Nest Boxes: How to Select the Perfect Box

Nest Boxes: How to Select the Perfect Box

Nest Boxes: How to Select the Perfect Box Nest Boxes: How to Select the Perfect Box By Krista Botting, Summer Field Biologist The breeding season is well under way, and many breeding pairs are beginning a second brood while some later nesters are just beginning to...
July Nature Almanac: What to Look for this Month

July Nature Almanac: What to Look for this Month

July Nature Almanac: What to Look for this Month 5            Look for the dark pink flowers of Swamp Milkweed in open wetlands. These flowers often attract wetland butterflies like the Mulberry Wing and Black Dash. 9        Full Moon. 15      Look for American...
Join our HawkWatch Team as the Lead Counter

Join our HawkWatch Team as the Lead Counter

Join our HawkWatch Team as the Lead Counter CHESTNUT RIDGE HAWKWATCH LEAD COUNTER (2020) Bedford Audubon is pleased to announce the availability of a 13-week paid opportunity in field (raptors) biology at our Chestnut Ridge HawkWatch in Bedford Corners, New York....