Screech Owl Night Hike – October 14, 2017

Screech Owl Night Hike – 7pm Hike in the dark in search of screech and other owls.  Moderate difficulty. Call to register. $5/CAS members; $10/non-members.  Grassland Bird Conservation Center, 218 Day Rd, Pomfret Center, CT 860-928-4948. CTAudubon.org/Center-At-Pomfret … Continue reading

Trail Wood Bird Walk – Thursday October 12, 2017

Trail Wood Bird Walk – 8am.   Search for various bird species.  Bring binoculars and wear drab clothing.  We may also visit a nearby WolfDen Land Trust preserve.  $5/CAS members; $10/non-members. Trail Wood, 93 Kenyon Road, Hampton, CT 860-928-4948. CTAudubon.org/Trail-Wood.    … Continue reading

Wind Turbines Kill Hundreds of Thousands of Birds and Bats Annually

Taken from Healthy Living Healthy Planet – Natural Awakenings October 2017 Wildlife Wipeout – Wind Turbines Kill Winged Creatures Wind turbines make cleaner energy, but are dangerous to birds and bats. According to a study in the Wildlife Society Bulletin,approximately … Continue reading

Tell Yellville Arkansas to Stop Dropping Live Turkeys from Airplanes

Boycott Yellville Turkey Drop Festival because Mountain View Pharmacist Dana Woods in a cruel act – drops live turkeys from his airplane. Scheduled for October 13th and 14th, 2017 Pharmacist  Dana Woods thinks its fun to make a live animal … Continue reading

Save the Chimps – 20th Anniversary Gala – Sept. 26th, 2017

     20th ANNIVERSARY GALABeyond Our Wildest DreamsWe wanted to share our excitement about the upcoming Save the Chimps 20th Anniversary Gala honoring Jane Goodall being held in New York City on Tuesday, September 26th. Jane Goodall will join us along with Broadway Actor and Star Alan Cummingand … Continue reading

Accused Geese Killer to Appear in Waterbury, CT Court – Oct. 3, 2017

Taken from Republican-American – Wednesday, September 20, 2017, By: Michael Puffer Waterbury– A 27 year old man is due to appear in court October 3, to answer allegations he killed 13 Canada geese on Lakewood Road in June. Anthony D. … Continue reading

Tell U.S. Senate Ban Brain-Harming Pesticide – Chlorpyrifos in Food

Tell the Senate: Ban this extremely toxic brain-harming pesticide The petition to the Senate reads:  “Chlorpyrifos, the toxic insecticide that damages the developing brains of children and infants, has been banned for home use since 2001, yet millions of pounds … Continue reading

CT Votes For Animals – Forever In My Heart Charity Gala-Sept. 24, 2017

  We wanted to share a couple of exciting bits of news with you: As you may have seen on our Facebook page, CVA Board Member Jessica Rubin has been nationally recognized (again!) for her work on Desmond’s Law- this … Continue reading