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.

Programs Field Trips Newsletter ScienceWatch Birding Butterfly Garden Past Features Trip Reports

for e-reminders for upcoming Programs and Field Trips 

May / June

2001 Resolution 
a Nature Preserve and
Wildlife Sanctuary

Virtual Tour of Lenoir Nature Preserve


Letter to the Commissioner of Westchester County Park
regarding nature preserve curators
(pdf file)


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 2014!

Yonkers Butterfly Checklist

Yonkers Dragonfly List

Volunteer Opportunities

Board Members and Committees

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

Upcoming Chapter Meetings, Field Trips and Programs

Our program resume in September
Here's a great program that you might be interested

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Bird Medicine: the Sacred Power of Bierd Shamanism 
By Evan Pritchard
Author, teacher of Native American Studies, and Director of Algonquin Culture. 
Evan Pritchard, descendant of the Mi’kmaq people, will explore the living spiritual tradition surrounding birds in Native American culture.
Lenoir Nature Preserve
7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Program

Saturday, Oct 4, 2014
Family Hawk Day
Members show their best nature photos.
9:00 to 12:00 Hawk Watch
1:00 PM - Jim Eyring, Master Falconer - Live Hawk Program
Lenoir Nature Preserve

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Big Island Birds
By Dr. Saul Scheinbach
Past President &Vice President HRAS, Columnistor the “Rivertown Naturalist” (“Science Watch”)
This talk will focus on the native birds of the Big Island, Hawaii, the youngest and largest island of chain of Hawaiian Islands, describing them and the challenges they face from human encroachment.
Lenoir Nature Preserve
7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Program

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Galapagos: The Enchanted Isles
By Fran Greenberg
Treasurer, HRAS, 
Fran Greenberg will document her recent trip to her “Garden of Eden” with a presentation that includes photos and underwater videos.
Lenoir Nature Preserve
7:00 pm Refreshments, 7:30 pm Program

Saturday December 2014
Annual Holiday Luncheon
Details TBA
The Riverview
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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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