Hudson River Audubon Society of Westchester

A New York Chapter of the National Audubon Society  Audubon en Español
Serving the communities of Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry, Hastings-on-Hudson, Irvington and Yonkers
P.O. BOX 616  Yonkers, New York 10703

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Our mission is to foster protection and appreciation of birds, other wildlife and habitats, and to be an advocate for a cleaner, healthier environment.

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for e-reminders for upcoming Programs and Field Trips 


Beverly Smith Memorial Fund

Annotated List of Rare Sightings for Westchester County 
Updated to March 2019

for as little as $20


Field Trips  

Lenoir Nature Preserve

Lenoir Hawk Watch

Lenoir Butterfly Garden

History of Lenoir

Westchester County Bird Checklist

Where to Bird in Westchester

Annotated List of Rare Sightings for
Westchester County

Guía a las Aves del Condado de Westchester

Audubon en Español

Where to Bird Outside Westchester

Bronx Westchester Christmas Count

Project FeederWatch

Member Photos

Trip Reports

Yonkers Bird List Updated for 2018!

Yonkers Butterfly Checklist

Yonkers Dragonfly List

Volunteer Opportunities

Board Members and Committees

In the Wild ... - Articles from our
newsletter by Mary Harrington

2001 Resolution Declaring Lenoir a Nature Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary


Upcoming Chapter Meetings, Field Trips and Programs


Saturday, April 27, 2019
Spring Luncheon
 Pas-tina’s Restaurante 
155 S Central Ave Hartsdale NY 
Noon until 4:00pm 
Mail in your check by April 15th
PO BOX 616
Yonkers, NY 10703.
Join us for a wonderful Luncheon celebrating the return of spring. *Delicious Food * Prizes* Good Company * Games * Great Fun The Luncheon will take place at Pas-tina’s, on Central Ave. in Hartsdale, known for its excellent food. Enjoy a fine meal with friends to welcome spring Cost is still only $35.00 per person. Cash bar. Guests are welcome. Bring your friends. Reservations are required. Complete the Reservation Form on Page 5 in the newsletter today and mail with your check by April 15 th .

Sunday, April 28, 2019
Cranberry Lake Bird Walk
1609 Old Orchard St, West Harrison
Meet at 9 AM
The first spring warblers should be in as we explore this 190-acre park. Within the preserve are a variety of habitats including a four-acre lake, cliffs and scrubland, mixed hardwood forest, vernal pools, and a swamp. 

Saturday, May 4, 2019
Richard W DeKorte Park
1 DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst, NJ
Meet at 8 AM
Part of the New Jersey Meadowlands. This 640-acre park features a landscaped capped landfill and trails that take visitors out into wildlife observation areas and bird blinds. It also includes the Meadowlands Environment Center, which contains informative exhibits on the Meadowlands and its ecology. 

Sunday May 12, 2019
Mother’s Day Warbler
Meet at 10 AM
Lenoir Nature Preserve
19 Dudley Street Yonkers
Join us for our yearly Audubon tradition. Spring migrants will be searched for; followed by refreshments at the nature center.

Saturday May 18, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Urban Bee Keeping

Lenoir Nature Preserve
19 Dudley Street, Yonkers
7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Program
Todd Patton will speak on all aspects of Urban Beekeeping including the value of honeybees, bee biology
and threats to honeybees, as well as how to make your garden honeybee friendly.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Members Night
Members show their best nature photos and videos
Lenoir Nature Preserve
19 Dudley Street, Yonkers
7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Program 

Mike and Kelli's Honeymoon

Mike and Kelli's Adventures

Citi and Shea (Penguins)

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Hudson River Audubon Society
P.O. BOX 616
Yonkers, New York 10703
Telephone (914) 237-9331

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