Genesee Valley Audubon Society is a 501(c)(3) Not-for-Profit organization serving the communities of Western New York State in Monroe County and parts of Genesee, Livingston and Ontario Counties. The Vision of Genesee Valley Audubon Society (GVAS) is to promote environmental conservation. Our Mission is to educate and advocate for protection of the environment , focusing on birds, wildlife and habitat.
Saturday Noon, November 14, 2015
Come and join Joni & Jon Dubner for a walk in the woods, no more than 2 hours in Mendon Ponds Park. Walk a trail and feed the chickadees, tufted titmice & nuthatches while enjoying nature. Fun for the whole family!! All are welcome to participate in this outdoor adventure on Saturday, November 14, 2015.
We will meet at noon in the Nature Center Parking
GVAS 40th Anniversary
Come Celebrate with us!
Who better to help us celebrate than our friends at Wild Wings, Inc. 27 Pond Road, Honeoye Falls, NY,Saturday, November 14, 2015, 2:00 p.m./strong>
Join GVAS at Wild Wings in Mendon Ponds Park to celebrate our fortieth anniversary with the birds of prey. Where better to celebrate this special event than with an organization that shares our belief in the value of teaching environmental stewardship. Come see hawks, owls and have some cake.
Programs for Fall 2015
ONECUBICFOOT, the Genesee River
Monday, November 16th, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Brighton Town Hall, UPSTAIRS Auditorium
2300 Elmwood Avenue, Brighton
This summer the Seneca Park Zoo embarked upon an amazingly interesting project to examine life in the Genesee River and introduce you to it. The Zoo Society hosted environmentalist and photographer David Liittschwager and members of the Smithsonian Institute as they replicate Liittschwager’s efforts to identify the biodiversity found in one cubic foot.
Check out the latest Meadowlark for event details. The latest issues of the Meadowlark are now available online.
GVAS supports the effort of this organization. Learn about what we can do to help fight this.
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If you want to join or renew your membership to Genesee Valley Audubon Society and the National Audubon you can do so here.
Click the following link to take you to the National Audubon Society site to join or renew and you will be automatically renewed at the local level.
Select our Chapter Code ID R21.
Thanks for taking the time to join/renew your membership! See you soon at our next event.
Check out our new logo clothing and other fun GVAS merchandise! With every purchase there is a contribution to GVAS. Thank you!
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Make your Home and Yard more friendly for our feathered friends. Check out our list of Native Plants and Trees that are Bird Friendly.
The Board of Genesee Valley Audubon Society is looking for one new board member who is willing to take on a lot: we want a new President. We are prepared to send you to the Chapter Leadership Camp on Hog Island, August 26 – 31. We need someone who is prepared to be President for two years, someone to help us inspire our members to become more involved and to reach out to the community.