Audubon in Action

Tropical Storm Cindy Just Wiped Out Most of the Shorebird Chicks in the Gulf

Tropical Storm Cindy Just Wiped Out Most of the Shorebird Chicks in the Gulf

— Without coastal restoration that makes beaches less vulnerable to storm surges, climate change will be a threat, and not just from sea level rise.
Baltimore’s Birding Scene Is on the Rise

Baltimore’s Birding Scene Is on the Rise

— A new birding festival hosted by Patterson Park Audubon Center reveals the wilder side to some of the city's most beloved landmarks.
With Songbird Populations Declining, Vermont Seeks to Keep Its Forests Intact

With Songbird Populations Declining, Vermont Seeks to Keep Its Forests Intact

— Thanks to Audubon Vermont and others, the already green state is becoming even more proactive about preventing forest fragmentation.
Lights Out for the Texas Skyscraper That Caused Hundreds of Songbird Deaths

Lights Out for the Texas Skyscraper That Caused Hundreds of Songbird Deaths

— With input from local wildlife groups and birders, the owners are shutting down the lights and turning up the dialogue around bird-friendly practices.
Proposed Oyster Farm Expansions Would Harm California's Humboldt Bay

Proposed Oyster Farm Expansions Would Harm California's Humboldt Bay

— Home to a diversity of wildlife and half of the state's eelgrass beds, Humboldt is a vital stopover site for migratory birds.
How One Neighborhood Saved Millions of Gallons of Water With Native Plants

How One Neighborhood Saved Millions of Gallons of Water With Native Plants

— By installing water-saving appliances and less thirsty native plants, this Colorado community saved 15 million gallons of water in just one year.
From Coast to Coast, Audubon Stood Up for Birds at the March for Science

From Coast to Coast, Audubon Stood Up for Birds at the March for Science

— To show support for science-based conservation, Audubon members rallied with the masses across the globe on Saturday.
Audubon Volunteers Are Counting Bluebirds and Nuthatches to Better Understand Climate Change

Audubon Volunteers Are Counting Bluebirds and Nuthatches to Better Understand Climate Change

— A pilot program called Climate Watch aims to use on-the-ground observations to validate Audubon’s climate modeling, which predicts how birds’ territory ranges will shift in response to a changing climate.
Inside Audubon’s New Decoy Workshop, Where Saving Seabirds Is the Mission

Inside Audubon’s New Decoy Workshop, Where Saving Seabirds Is the Mission

— Mad River Decoys by Audubon is one of the only decoy manufacturers in the country focused on conservation.
How Cattle Ranchers Are Helping to Save Western Grasslands and Birds

How Cattle Ranchers Are Helping to Save Western Grasslands and Birds

— The prairie is posed to make a comeback, thanks to Audubon's new Conservation Ranching Program.