Over 1.8 million nonprofits and charities for donors, volunteers and funders

Delaware Audubon Society Inc

Claim This Nonprofit

More Info

Add to Favorites

Share this Nonprofit

Donate

Nonprofit Overview

Claim This Nonprofit to add its description

Community Stories

1 Story from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

7

Board Member

Rating: 5

Since organizing in 1976-77 the Society has: • Launched the internationally recognized avian rehabilitation center now known as the Tri-State Bird Rescue and Research, Inc. • Initiated first legislation to protect the Horseshoe Crab. • We have testified in support of the environment on various issues. • Brought over $4 million in penalties and settlements to Delaware from litigation against Texaco. None of this money came to Delaware Audubon. • Sponsor Audubon Adventures in elementary classrooms in all State school districts. • Initiated and maintain Bluebird Nestbox trails and housing for Purple Martins and nests for Osprey. • Successfully took legal action against a local National Wildlife Refuge that affects all National Wildlife Refuges. • Survey annually Adopt-a-Wetland. • Created multi-disciplinary educational project in accord with State Standards that features a musical composition based on the call of the Piping Plover. • Initiated the creation and publishing of the Delaware Birding Trail map. • Registered several Important Bird Areas including Delaware’s entire Coastal Zone.