Audubon Magazine May-June 2014

Illustrated Aviary: Yellow-Throated Warbler

Illustrated Aviary: Yellow-Throated Warbler

Reimagining John James Audubon's "Birds of North America."

Plastic Ingestion Killing Shearwaters

Plastic Ingestion Killing Shearwaters

But not for the reason you might think.

Tall Grasses Might Be Key to Cutting Birdstrikes

Tall Grasses Might Be Key to Cutting Birdstrikes

An Audubon chapter is partnering with Dayton International Airport to reduce bird-aircraft collisions.

Fighting Bird Poachers at China’s Poyang Lake

Fighting Bird Poachers at China’s Poyang Lake

Stopping illegal bird hunting in China’s largest freshwater lakes is an uphill battle.

Birding Brought Them Together

Birding Brought Them Together

A son and his difficult mother found common ground outdoors.

“Come on Over to the Dark Side,” Moth-lover Urges Birders

“Come on Over to the Dark Side,” Moth-lover Urges Birders

In the dead of night, John Pickering and fellow enthusiasts head out in search of moths.

The View: People and Plovers

The View: People and Plovers

Meet some of the folks who drive our on-the-ground conservation.

Walking With Penguins

Walking With Penguins

With her shepherd’s crook made of rebar, researcher “Hurricane Dee” Boersma still rules—and Argentina’s Magellanic penguins still follow.

Why the Passenger Pigeon Went Extinct

Why the Passenger Pigeon Went Extinct

And whether it can, and should, be brought back to life a century after it disappeared.

Farm Bill Will Yield Benefits to Birds and Other Wildlife

Farm Bill Will Yield Benefits to Birds and Other Wildlife

Conservationists say the long-stalled legislation contains a number of victories.