Audubon Magazine November-December 2014

Three Generations of Citizen Science: The Pioneer

Three Generations of Citizen Science: The Pioneer

Fifty years after launching the breeding bird survey, 70 years after starting a career in bird conservation, and nearly 100 years after his birth, Chan Robbins is still watching closely.

Tokyo's Got a Parrot Problem

Tokyo's Got a Parrot Problem

Feral parakeets, let loose after an exotic pet craze, have taken over the world's largest city.

Audubon View: Rallying Cry

Audubon View: Rallying Cry

Audubon's climate report changes the American landscape of ideas.

Old Mine Detectors Find New Purpose in the Battle Against Climate Change

Old Mine Detectors Find New Purpose in the Battle Against Climate Change

Retrofitted Submersibles might offer a better understanding the deep sea carbon cycle.

Stalking the Wild Ur-Chicken

Stalking the Wild Ur-Chicken

A small town in Georgia may hold the genetic key to the future of poultry.

Galapagos Journal: Tracing Darwin’s Footsteps
International Travel

Galapagos Journal: Tracing Darwin’s Footsteps

Inspired by the great naturalist, a modern writer keeps a Galápagos journal of her own.

Galapagos Journal: A Quest to See a Place Untouched by Climate Change
International Travel

Galapagos Journal: A Quest to See a Place Untouched by Climate Change

A brush with mortality spurs a trip to the equator.

Rethinking the Endangered Species List
Conservation

Rethinking the Endangered Species List

Some threatened species may never earn "endangered" status. Here's why that may be a good thing.

How To Cook Like Michael Pollan

How To Cook Like Michael Pollan

The author reveals how to cut calories and carbon emissions—and you won’t even have to make a trip to the farmer’s market. 

Real Estate for Purple Martins

Real Estate for Purple Martins

Biologists and volunteers are using maps to bring a beloved species back to Wisconsin.

The Illustrated Aviary: Cedar Waxwing

The Illustrated Aviary: Cedar Waxwing

Ryan Berkley reimagines this avian just in time for the Christmas Bird Count.

I Dream of Gigi

I Dream of Gigi

In Pelican Dreams, documentary filmmaker Judy Irving explores the modern lives of ancient seabirds