October Environmental Education: What to Do

October Environmental Education: What to Do

Fall Migration is Heating Up: October Environmental Education Events with Bedford Audubon Join Bedford Audubon this October for peak bird migration. Hit the trails with our expert Naturalist-in-Residence to experience the miracle of migration and the awesome changing...
October Nature Almanac: What to Look for

October Nature Almanac: What to Look for

October Nature Almanac By Tait Johansson, Naturalist 1    Look for irrupting southern butterfly species like Firey Skipper and Sachem at late-blooming nectar sources such as asters and goldenrods. 5    Full Moon. 7-8  Draconid meteor shower, best viewed at nightfall...
Pollinators of the Leon Levy Native Garden

Pollinators of the Leon Levy Native Garden

Get to know your local neighborhood pollinators! Alex Hall, our 2017 Leon Levy Native Garden Intern, created a beautiful and informative video on the pollinators– the bees, flies, and butterflies– she saw frequenting the native plants of the Garden this...
Welcome Silvan & Charlotte to the HawkWatch Team!

Welcome Silvan & Charlotte to the HawkWatch Team!

Please Give a Big Bedford Audubon Welcome to Silvan and Charlotte! The Chestnut Ridge HawkWatch is up and running for the season, staffed by Silvan Laan and Charlotte Catalano. Make sure to introduce yourself the next time you head up to the HawkWatch platform to take...
September Nature Almanac: What to Look for

September Nature Almanac: What to Look for

September Nature Almanac By Tait Johansson, Naturalist 6    Full Moon. 10   Nodding Lady’s Tresses, a small, elegant, white orchid, blooms about this time.  Look for it in wet meadows. 17   Broad-winged Hawk migration peaking. Watch high overhead for flocks, called...
September Environmental Education: What to Do

September Environmental Education: What to Do

Fall in Love with Fall Migration this September with Bedford Audubon Migration is a biannual miracle. In the autumn, birds travel hundreds, and often thousands of miles, to Central or South America. They dodge predators, ride out bad weather, and circumnavigate...