New Hope

Audubon Society

New Hope Audubon is an independent chapter of the National Audubon Society, serving  Chatham, Durham, Orange and parts of surrounding counties in central North Carolina. Our members live in Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Durham, Hillsborough, Pittsboro, and surrounding rural areas. New Hope Audubon strives to protect birds, wildlife, and their local habitats through conservation, education, advocacy, and outdoor enjoyment. Look for us on Facebook (page and group), Twitter, and Meetup.

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Our monthly meetings are on hiatus until September 3, 2020, when we will have our annual members potluck, virus permitting.  Watch this space for details.

SEE OUR LIST OF NATIVE PLANTS AND RECOMMENDED SOURCES!  Our list of recommended native plants for a bird-friendly garden is now compatible with your smart phone.   Click or tap here for our list. Also we have a list of recommended sources for native plants.  Click or tap here for the webpage with the list.

VISIT OUR “FIELD NOTES” BLOG: Be sure to keep up with the latest posts including: Jordan Lake Bird Counts–Parts 1, 2 and 3; Neonics, Bee-Killing Insecticides that also Harm Birds; Preventing that Dreaded Thump, Jordan Lake Gulls Revisited–Revisited, Restoring the Lower Booker Creek Trail to a Bird-Friendly Habitat, Living with Cats and Birds, Deer Wars, and Saving the Birds One Yard at a Time.   Go to blog.

FILL OUT OUR UPDATED VOLUNTEER FORM: Check out our Volunteer webpage for ways you can help and fill out our updated Volunteer Form to tell us about your interests.

Stay In Touch

’Like’ our Facebook Page to see announcements; join our Facebook Group to share photos and questions; follow us on Twitter; or get email announcements of our activities. Pick your service and never miss out on group news!