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Huntington-Oyster Bay Audubon works to protect wildlife and habitat through conservation action, advocacy, education and impactful partnerships. Serving Huntington and Northern Oyster Bay Townships.

Field Trips and Activities

"It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it." - Edward Abbey

As required by our insurance company, all field trip/outdoor activity participants must sign a waiver of liability. Participating in a field trip or outdoor activity carries with it certain risks and this agreement is necessary for the benefit of HOBAS and participants. A copy of the waiver can be found here. We appreciate your understanding.

JULY

Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area on the 4th of July!

The Marine Nature Study Area is a 52-acre preserve devoted to environmental education and natural history. It is divided into eight instruction sites, each of which deals with a different aspect of the marine or estuarine environment.

Come celebrate Independence Day with HOBAS as we search for terns, shorebirds, and other saltmarsh denizens.

Registration: 585-880-0915.

Directions: The Marine Nature Study Area is located at 500 Slice Dr. in Oceanside.


Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Cow Meadow Park

Parakeets and herons are finishing their last broods of the summer, and shorebirds are already migrating in numbers. We might get close looks at all of these, before exploring the nearby marsh.

Registration: 516-782-0293

Directions: Take the Meadowbrook south to Merrick Rd west, and immediately take the left fork for Mill Rd. At the end, merge left onto Main Street and head south. Meet at Cow Meadow Park, at the very southernmost end of Main Street.


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