Audubon Receives Grants from Community and DeFrees Foundations

Audubon Receives Grants from Community and DeFrees Foundations

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Sometimes numbers tell the story. Sometimes names do. The organization whose four naturalists had more than 15,000 student contacts in classrooms, schoolyards and community parks throughout Chautauqua and Warren Counties during the past school year is now officially named the Audubon Community Nature Center. “The combination of a […]

Audubon Community Nature Center’s 2017 Calendar Celebrates 60 Years!

Audubon Community Nature Center’s 2017 Calendar Celebrates 60 Years!

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center The Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) has again produced the perfect holiday gift: A 2017 Natural History Calendar, full of local pictures and lore. In celebration of the ACNC’s 60th anniversary year, the calendar features some success stories in nature from the last 60 years – like nesting […]

Learn How Technology Helps Bird Scientists at Audubon’s First Friday, December 2

Learn How Technology Helps Bird Scientists at Audubon’s First Friday, December 2

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center Where do the birds go? Recent technological advances have opened up new ways for scientists to explore the questions of where our birds go after fledging, where they go on migration, and where they choose to settle in and nest when they return. At the Audubon Community Nature […]

Audubon Presenting Volunteer Opportunities

Audubon Presenting Volunteer Opportunities

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center The workings at Audubon Community Nature Center (ACNC) depend on the dedication and commitment of a strong volunteer crew. On Thursday evening, November 10, you can learn about Audubon and the volunteer opportunities available, and discover how you might fit into the organization. From 6:30-7:30 p.m. naturalist and […]

Audubon and Watershed Conservancy Announce Collaboration

Audubon and Watershed Conservancy Announce Collaboration

Article Contributed by Audubon Community Nature Center The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy is pleased to announce the expansion of its sanctuaries to include the Bentley Sanctuary, a unique wildlife preserve off of Fluvanna Avenue Extension near Fluvanna that is known for its ephemeral spring wildflowers and winding trails. The Sanctuary was the first property acquired by […]

Audubon Community Nature Center Recognizes Thousands of Volunteer Hours

Audubon Community Nature Center Recognizes Thousands of Volunteer Hours

Article Contributed by Audubon Nature Center The Audubon Community Nature Center began its 60th anniversary year with the celebration of its Volunteer Appreciation Night and Annual Dinner and the announcement of its new name. The event began with a social time followed by a dinner featuring locally produced food prepared by Miley’s Old Inn of […]