Don Torino’s Life in the Meadowlands: The Suburban Conservationist

Our historical idea of the great American conservationist conjures up iconic images of John Muir Hiking in the High Sierras, Teddy Roosevelt on horseback on the western plains and Rachel Carson bringing attention to the environmental disaster of DDT. All those environmental heroes and many more still very much inspire, motivate, and at times give […]

Don Torino’s Life in the Meadowlands: Annual Bergen Audubon Eagle Count Tallies 95 Bald Eagles!

From the Oradell Reservoir to DeKorte Park, from Frank M. Chapman Trail  to River Barge Park, from Mehrhof Pond to Overpeck County Park and everywhere along the Hackensack River and in-between our Bald Eagles displayed their dramatic comeback to all who had the foresight and willingness to just look up. Bergen County Audubon Society volunteers […]