Community Science: Christmas Bird Count Season

Community Science: Christmas Bird Count Season

Join the 118th Annual Christmas Bird Count! This year’s Christmas Bird Count is about to begin—and the data you report has a real and measurable effect on the course of conservation. The Audubon Christmas Bird Count will mobilize over 72,000 volunteer community...
Thankful for you: Thank you to Bob Rohr

Thankful for you: Thank you to Bob Rohr

We’re thankful for you! Volunteers are the lifeblood of Bedford Audubon. With such a small Staff, we rely on volunteers to help us with projects big and small. We wouldn’t be nearly as successful without them! Volunteers bring energy, joy, and hope to the...
Thankful for you: Thank you to Alana Shizume

Thankful for you: Thank you to Alana Shizume

We’re thankful for you! Volunteers are the lifeblood of Bedford Audubon. With such a small Staff, we rely on volunteers to help us with projects big and small. We wouldn’t be nearly as successful without them! Volunteers bring energy, joy, and hope to the...
Thankful for you: Thank you to Mathew McDowell!

Thankful for you: Thank you to Mathew McDowell!

We’re thankful for you! Today (December 5) is International Volunteer Day! Volunteers are the lifeblood of Bedford Audubon. With such a small Staff, we rely on volunteers to help us with projects big and small. We wouldn’t be nearly as successful without...
Thankful for you: Thank you to Susan Fisher!

Thankful for you: Thank you to Susan Fisher!

We’re thankful for you! You might have noticed Bedford Audubon was quiet on GivingTuesday. Instead, we wanted to take the time to show our appreciation for our volunteers, and how thankful we are for each and everyone of you! Volunteers are the lifeblood of...
December Environmental Education: What to Do

December Environmental Education: What to Do

Waterfowl in Winter: December Environmental Education Events with Bedford Audubon Winter is an amazing time to get outside and enjoy nature! The crisp air, golden sunlight, and wintering waterfowl beckon. That’s right, the abundance of reservoirs and lakes in our area...
December Nature Almanac: What to Look for

December Nature Almanac: What to Look for

December Nature Almanac By Tait Johansson, Naturalist 3     Full Moon. 8     Numbers of wintering waterfowl such as Buffleheads and Ring-necked Ducks increasing on our reservoirs, lakes, and rivers as more of these birds continue to arrive from our north. 13-14...
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...
November Environmental Education: What to Do

November Environmental Education: What to Do

Don’t Put those Binoculars Away: November Environmental Education Events with Bedford Audubon As autumn passes by, it’s time to turn our attention (and binoculars!) to waterfowl. Join us in appreciating the late migrating birds and the amazing diversity of waterfowl...