A Bird’s Eye View of Climate Change with North Fork Audubon

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

Audubon's Birds and Climate Change Report, published in September 2014, confirmed that climate change is the single greatest threat to North American birds. Seven years in the making, the report warns that 314 North American bird species could lose more than half of their current ranges by 2080 due to rising temperatures.   National Audubon […]

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Bird Feeder Watch with GFEE at Downs Farm Preserve

Downs Farm Preserve 23800 Main Rd, Cutchogue, NY, United States

Love bird watching? Help us collect data during our Bird Feeder Watch Program at Downs Farm Preserve. The program runs from November to April, one full week every month. Volunteers are asked to count and identify birds visiting the feeders for a minimum of 15 minutes on the assigned observation day. This month's watch runs from […]

Free

Beginner Birding — Winter Water Birds Around Montauk with SoFo

Walk Leader: Crystal Oakes, South Fork Natural History Museum (SoFo) Nature Educator Many people think that there isn’t a lot of variety in nature in the winter, but Long Island is a wintering spot for over 20 species of water birds. Fight cabin fever when you join Crystal to explore the salt and fresh water […]

$10

All About Owls at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join us in the Nature Center to meet our resident owls up close! This presentation will cover information about our local species including their habitats and diets, threats they may face & how you can help, as well as the personal history of each owl you will meet! Photo opportunities will be available. $10.00 per […]

$5 – $10

Tuesdays with Tom at The North Fork Preserve

North Fork Preserve County Park 5330 Sound Ave., Aquebogue, NY, United States

Tuesdays with Tom and North Fork Audubon The North Fork Preserve County Park April 18th at 8 AM 5280 Sound Ave, Aquebouge Entrance just east at Sound Ave and Church Lane We will meet at 8 AM at the North Fork Preserve County Park in front of the little cabin along Sound Ave., in front of […]

Free

NFAS Program: Bald Eagles on Long Island at Peconic Lane Community Center

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

After nearly a century of absence, Bald eagles are once again nesting on Long Island!  Learn about this amazing bird and how they staged one of the most remarkable conservation success stories of our time. The presentation will cover various aspects of natural history, the former abundance of Bald Eagles in NY State, and how […]

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NFAS presents The Beginner Birder with Patrick Hanly at Peconic Lane Community Center

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

  Have you ever wanted to identify the birds you see in your yard every spring? Or maybe you have heard that same bird call along the your favorite woodland path each May and wondered what it was? If you have ever thought about moving past being a casual bird observer to being a birder, […]

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NF Audubon Bird Walk at Arshamomack Preserve with Rick Kedenburg

North Forkers, the summer residents are arriving.  Our bird residents that is. Saturday, May 6th, 8 AM Arshamomack Preserve.  Trail Head on Chapel Lane, Greenport. Parking limited but you may park on the road.   Join Rick Kedenburg for a leisurely bird-walk to discover some of our spring migrants and newly arrived summer residents. We […]

Free

Tuesdays with Tom: Breeding Birds at Dam Pond

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Tuesdays with Tom & North Fork Audubon: Breeding Birds at Dam Pond. 8 a.m. Meet at Inlet Pond County Park, 65275 Route 48, Greenport. northforkaudubon.org.

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North Fork Audubon Lecture: So You’ve Found a Baby Bird at Peconic Lane Community Center

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

Living here on the east end of Long Island, we find ourselves sharing this beautiful area with all kinds of wild-life, from birds at our feeders to foxes running through the meadows, box turtles making their way from one side of the road to the other and the osprey chirping from platforms that surround our […]

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Tuesdays with Tom: Pine Trail Preserve

OfficeMax 1600 Tanger Mall Drive, Tanger Mall on Route 58, Riverhead, NY, United States

Tuesdays with Tom, Presented by North Fork Audubon Tuesday, September 19 Pine Trail Preserve Meet at Tanger at the Office Max at 8AM (map). We will carpool from there We don't explore the Pine Barrens much so let's go! The Pine Trail takes hikers to some great ponds where the birdlife should be excellent. Please […]

Free

Owl Prowl with North Fork Audubon

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Owl Prowl! Sunday October 29th, 5:30 PM Presented by North Fork Audubon Meet at the Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, NY   October is a great time to hear or see owls on the North Fork. They are setting up their wintering territories and become quite vocal about […]

Free

Annual Bird Seed Sale Fundraiser at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Start the winter off with plenty of seed! The birds will thank you all winter long. Please have your order form in by October 24th. This is a fundraiser for Eastern Long Island Audubon Society and for the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, thanks to the generosity of Eastport Feed. Bay Gardens will be in the Nature […]

Winter Birding with Group for the East End at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join Aaron Virgin, Vice President of Group for the East End, on a hike through Refuge trails looking and listening for local birds of the forest. This free program is for adults and families with children ages 7 and older. Space is limited so call 631.653.4771 to reserve. Call 631.653.4771 or register online here.

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North Fork Audubon Dove Demonstration at Salt Air Farm

Salt Air Farm 1535 New Suffolk Road, Cutchogue, NY, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents A Dove Demonstration at Salt Air Farm Saturday January 20, 2018. 11 am   Join Prudence Heston of  Salt Air Farm in Cutchogue on January 20th(rain/snow date 1/27) at 11 am for a demonstration and talk on doves bred and raised for event releases.  These birds are a hybrid cross between a rock dove and a […]

Free

Live Owls at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join us in the Nature Center to see our resident owls up close! This 1 hour program will teach you about our native Long Island owl species and what they might be doing during the winter months, as well as how you can help protect them. Learn about their diets, habitats, and physical adaptations that […]

$5 – $10

Winter Birding at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Sunday, Feb. 11, 9 to 11 a.m. This winter birding walk around the ponds and grounds of the Refuge will meet first in the Nature Center to scan the waters with a spotting scope to find wintering waterfowl. The walk will then proceed north along the trails to find woodland birds, such as golden crowned […]

Free

North Fork Audubon presents “A Murder of Crows” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents, A MURDER OF CROWS Sunday, February 11th at 2:30 PM.  At Floyd Memorial Library, 539 1st St. Greenport NY 11944   Although cultures around the world may regard the crow as a scavenger, bad omen, or simply a nuisance, this bad reputation might overshadow what could be regarded as the crow's […]

Free

Learn About the Great Backyard Bird Count with North Fork Audubon

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Great Backyard Bird Count Presented by North Fork Audubon Society Saturday, February 17th, 2018 12 Noon – 3PM Red House at Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48 Greenport, NY 11944     Family fun!  Activities for all ages! Learn how to become a citizen scientist, by participating in the Cornell Lab of Ornithology Great […]

Free

NFAS Presents “Super Nature” Film Screening at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents: Documentary Film: Super Nature -- Wild Flyers, The Design Secrets of Gravity Defying Animals Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2:30PM Floyd Memorial Library 539 1st Street, Greenport NY 11944 The sky is one of the world’s most challenging places to live, but across the planet an extraordinary range of animals do something […]

Free

Spring Warblers by Sight and Sound with Pat Hanly at Peconic Lane Community Center

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

Friday, May 4, 2018, 7:30PM Peconic Lane Community Center (map) 970 Peconic Land, Peconic NY The month of May is the optimal time to find Warblers migrating through our area. Traveling from South and Central America, Mexico and the West Indies, a few of these neo-tropical migrant songbirds are staying here to breed, while many are […]

Free

Warbler Field Trip with North Fork Audubon

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 8:00AM Meet at the Red House at Inlet Pond County Park (we will visit other sites) 65275 Route 48, Greenport, NY 11944 (map) Pat Hanly, the presenter, is a local North Fork birder, hawk-watcher and nature enthusiast.

Free

North Fork Audubon International Migratory Bird Day Walk

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents a Migration Bird/Nature Walk Saturday May 12th 8AM for International Migratory Bird Day Meet at the Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, NY 11944 Please join Rick Kedenburg as we look for migratory birds. Some staying to breed and others passing through to the north.  […]

Free

Tuesdays with Tom: Maygration!

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Every Tuesday in May (May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29) Inlet Pond Park, 8AM May is "THE" month for birding. That's why Tom does a walk every Tuesday in May. The locations for each walk will be decided the day of. Warblers, vireos, flycatchers and more will be seen at the different locations we will […]

A Guide to Attracting Butterflies at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Erin Gettler, author of The Birdwatchers Digest Butterflies Backyard Guide, will offer a PowerPoint presentation & talk about how to identify, observe, and attract these beautiful pollinators to our gardens. There will be time for Q & A. A free program geared towards adults and interested youngsters. Reservations required. Call 631.653.4771 for reservations.

Free

NFAS Lecture: The Goatsuckers of Long Island

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

Friday, July 13, 7:30PM Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane Peconic, NY (map)   The three "goatsucker" species found on Long Island - the Whip-poor-will, Chuck-will's-widow, and Common Nighthawk - comprise one of the more interesting groups of native birds. This program will explore basic aspects of their biology and ecology, and detail efforts to […]

Free

The Long Journey Home: The Nichols Eaglet at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

This power point presentation and talk will be about the return of bald eagles as a nesting species to their ancient nesting area today known as the William Floyd Estate. The program will also cover eagle biology, the reason for their decline all over Long Island and the United States, and their remarkable comeback. This […]

Free

NFAS Red House Rain Garden Dedication

Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, United States

Red House Rain Garden Dedication
 Sunday, August 5, 2018
 at 6 pm Meet at the Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park 65275 Route 48, Greenport, NY You are cordially invited to join us as we dedicate the newly established rain garden and bench at Inlet Pond County Park to Linda Vardy Kedenburg and Maureen Cullinane for […]

NFAS Lecture: Wildlife of Madagascar by Dr. Bill White at Peconic Landing

Peconic Landing 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, NY, United States

Wildlife of Madagascar by Dr. Bill White Presented by North Fork Audubon Friday October 12, 2018, 7:30 PM Peconic Landing Auditorium 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport NY 11944 During April 2018 Bill and friends traveled four weeks throughout southern Madagascar to photograph several lemur, bird, and chameleon species, as well as endemic insect and baobab tree […]

Free

Autumn Birds for Beginners with GFEE at Hallock State Park

Hallock State Park 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY, United States

Date/Time Sunday, October 14 9:30 am - 11:00 am Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. On this slow amble around Hallock State Park, we will explore agricultural lands, woodlands as well as Long Island Sound, looking and listening for migrating birds on their way to distant southern lands. Families are encouraged to […]

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