Jun 10, 2024 | Brookside County Park, Events, Featured

We received a letter from Erin McGrath, policy manager from Audubon New York, about the Birds and Bees Protection Act, that had officially been signed into law by Governor Hochul. They thanked us for our dedication to this issue.

The use of pesticides is a toxic threat that is endangering the health of birds, people and other wildlife. Chemically related to nicotine, they are commonly applied as seed treatments to corn, soy and wheat crops. They are aimed at pests but impact birds and other pollinators. they can prevent songbirds from orienting themselves for migration. So glad it passed!

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Articles From The March Newsletter

One day in December of 2016 I was sitting in my car in a McDonald’s parking lot in Islip eating French fries and there was a gull sitting on the hood of my car looking at me through the windshield.