Animals and Wildlife
Triple Crown Winners
Well the weather was just perfect this weekend for the Belmont Stakes. Although California Chrome didn't win the Triple Crown, here's a gallery of the 11 horses who have.
Audubon Connecticut’s Big Weekend: Rare Birds and Great Variety!
How many different kinds of birds could we find? That’s the question Audubon Connecticut staff and volunteers set out to answer over the course of three days during peak...
The Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy
There is only one place in the state where you can see a Spectacled Eider...The Livingston Ripley Waterfowl Conservancy in Litchfield. The Conservancy will be honoring me...
Boy Horseshoe Crab Meets Girl Horseshoe Crab … and Aquarium Taggers
The spring moon is inspiring romance (of sorts) on the beach. But we’re not talking Burt Lancaster/Deborah Kerr/”From Here to Eternity” romance. Horseshoe crabs...
Share the Shore This Holiday Weekend
Memorial Day Weekend is the traditional start of beach season, but it is also a critical time for our coastal waterbirds that call those beaches home. Piping Plovers...
Big Weekend Off to a Backward Start
We normally start the Big Weekend with a big day. On a big day, you plan a route, start early (or at midnight!) and see how many birds you can get in one day. Last...
Big Weekend Coming Up
Big Weekend is coming up. Each May, Audubon Connecticut staff and volunteers head out for a day to see how many different kinds of birds we can find in the state at the...
Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day!
Come celebrate migratory birds on Saturday May 10, 2014 8AM-3PM with Fun, Free, Family-friendly activities in New Haven & beyond! There will be guided bird walks,...
Last Monday I was excited to get some photos of a Little Blue Heron at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison. I even used one of the photos in my last article, but then...