Litchfield Hills

Audubon Society

 

Welcome to Litchfield Hills Audubon Society

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Litchfield Hills Audubon Society is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife and their habitat, for the benefit of the community, through conservation, education and research.

We offer programs, field trips and events that promote and teach conservation, awareness of environmental issues, wildlife management and the overall enjoyment of nature and all that it has to offer.

LHAS has benefited 27 communities over the years by welcoming the public to participate in chapter offerings which include:

Litchfield Hills Audubon Society Inc.

P.O. Box 861

Litchfield, CT 06759

www.lhasct.org

e-mail:lhasct@me.com

General meetings and programs are held the first Monday of every month, 7:00 PM, (unless otherwise noted) at the Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Rd. (Rt. 202) Litchfield, CT.

Upcoming Programs

* Field Trips

* Nature Walks

* Annual Duck Ramble

* Annual Bird Count

* In-school Programs

* Monthly Programs

* Special Events

* Scholarships

* Pot Luck Suppers

* Junior Audubon

The latest issue, Mar/Apr 2017, of the Chickadee Chatter newsletter is now available on-line.

CHICKADEE  CHATTER

NEWSLETTERNewsletter.html
JUNIOR AUDUBONJunior_Audubon.html
CALENDARCalendar.html
PHOTOSPhotos.html
SANCTUARIESSanctuaries.html
MEMBERSHIPMembership.html
LINKSLINKS.html

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Upcoming Events 2017

April 3, 6:30 PM

Frank Mantlik will talk about how, when birders become proficient at identifying common birds, they find it challenging to search for rare and unusual species.

Note: This meeting is our spring potluck supper, please bring your own place setting and a dish to share.

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Wanderers On My Native Shore

EDUCATIONEducation.html

The Litchfield Hills Audubon Society (LHAS), was chartered in 1955 as a local Connecticut chapter of the National Audubon Society, a non-profit organization serving Litchfield County and surrounding areas.

Boyd Woods and Wigwam Brook

Photos by Rich Martin

(see calendar section for details)

Junior Audubon

March 25, 2017, 1:00 PM

Vernal Pools

Put on your water boots and get ready to get a bit wet and dirty while we discover the wonders of vernal pools, you’ll be amazed at what we’ll find.

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April 15, Sat. 7:00 p.m.

Woodcock Walk at Boyd Woods Sanctuary

April 22, Sat. 1:00 p.m.

Earth Day Paddle on the Bantam River

March 26, Sun. 8:00 a.m.

Exploring ‘Important Bird Areas’

April 26, Wed. TBA

Wednesday Morning with Ray