Rich History Celebrating National Audubon Society's centennial

Miller, David J.
October 2005
New York State Conservationist;Oct2005, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p2
This article presents the history of the National Audubon Society. On January 5, 1905, papers incorporating the National Association of Audubon Societies for the Protection of Wild Birds and Animals (known today as the National Audubon Society) were filed with the State of New York by William Dutcher. In 1924, National Audubon's first sanctuary, the Theodore Roosevelt Bird Sanctuary, was established in Oyster Bay. Audubon has built partnerships with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the local government. INSET: Audubon New York Projects.


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