New Hope

Audubon Society

New Hope Audubon is an independent chapter of the National Audubon Society, serving Chatham, Durham, and Orange Counties in North Carolina. Our members live in Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Durham, Hillsborough, Pittsboro, and surrounding rural areas. New Hope Audubon’s core mission is to protect birds, wildlife, and their local habitats through conservation, education, advocacy, and outdoor enjoyment.

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MONTHLY MEETING:   Our monthly meetings are on summer hiatus until September 6, 2018.  Watch this space for details and join us for our annual potluck and photo sharing event.

SPECIAL FIELD TRIP IN MAY:  May 26-28, Boone, North Carolina area. This trip is full, but we will keep a waiting list.  Click for details.

SPECIAL DONATION PLEDGE OPPORTUNITYThe New Hope Audubon board of directors has pledged $10,000 to the NC Botanical Garden Foundation’s campaign to purchase the Cochrane property, an ecologically “exceptional” property adjoining the Mason Farm Biological Preserve. We hope our Audubon members will join us and make a personal pledge to help add this 12.8 acres to Mason Farm. Read more here for details. 

VISIT OUR “FIELD NOTES” BLOG: Be sure to keep up with the latest posts including: “Creating a Pollinator Friendly Yard”,  “The Alien Plant Invasion”, and “Life Is Good at Pine Island Sanctuary.”  Go to blog.


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