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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Spring Luncheon
Saturday, April 16, 2016
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
155 South Central Avenue, Hartsdale
 Cost: $32 per guest
Through the Eyes of an Eco-Tourist: Costa Rica and Belize
Prepay By April 8!


Changing Behavior

Friday May 6, 2016
Evening at Tibbett’s Brook Park
Meet at 6 PM near the flag pole in front of the pool.

BIRD-A-THON  May 14, 2016!
Donate or help raise money for the chapter


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

2001 Resolution Declaring Lenoir a Nature Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary


Upcoming Chapter Meetings, Field Trips and Programs

Spring Luncheon
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Friday May 6, 2016
Evening at Tibbett’s Brook Park
Meet at 6 PM near the flag pole in front of the pool.

Saturday May 7, 2016
Hillside Woods, Hastings-on-Hudson
Meet at 8 AM in the tennis court parking lot.

Sunday May 8, 2016 
Mother’s Day Warbler Walk
Lenoir Nature Preserve 8 AM
19 Dudley St. Yonkers
Meet us for our 25th year of this Audubon tradition. Spring migrants will be searched for; followed by refreshments at the nature center.

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (rain date May 15)
Bird like crazy in Westchester County to raise money for our chapter. Details to follow.

Saturday, May 21, 2016
Muscoot Farm
Meet at 8 AM 
We will search for late spring migrants as well as breeding Eastern Bluebirds, Prairie Warblers, Scarlet Tanagers, Rose-breasted Grosbeaks and Indigo Buntings.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
 Cerrado, the Brazilian Savanna
Wagner Nogueira, Brazilian Ornithologist and Tour Guide
Refreshments at 7 PM; Program at 7:30
An overview, surroundings, biogeography, endemic species, and suggested itineraries all be presented.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Members Night: 
Refreshments at 7 PM; Program at 7:30 PM
HRAS members will show favorite nature slides taken during the past year.
Selected volunteers will be recognized for their special contributions to HRAS 
during the year.
Officers of Hudson River Audubon Society will be elected.

Saturday- Sunday June 4, 5, 2016
Drive up Saturday afternoon and stay overnight for Whip-poor-wills, American Bittern, Virginia Rail, and Alder Flycatchers.

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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