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Delaware River Basin Restoration Program Finally Receives Funding

Delaware River Basin Restoration Program Finally Receives Funding

This March, for the first time ever, the Delaware River Basin Restoration Program received funding as part of the 2018 omnibus spending bill.

Victories for Birds in Budget Bill

Victories for Birds in Budget Bill

After months of negotiations, Congress passed a spending bill for the 2018 fiscal year in late March, rejecting proposed budget cuts from the admin

No More Non-Native Aquaculture in Washington State

No More Non-Native Aquaculture in Washington State

Spurred to action by a Washington chapter network resolution (PDF), Audubon Washington worked with a broad coalition to pass HB 2957 and succe

Celebrating Sagebrush: The West's Most Important Native Plant

Celebrating Sagebrush: The West's Most Important Native Plant

— Covering 165 million acres across 14 states, sagebrush country is home to more wildlife—and people—than you might realize.
Why a Law that Protects Fish Matters to Birds

Why a Law that Protects Fish Matters to Birds

Republicans and Democrats came together in 1976 and created a solution to to prevent the collapse of fish populations, and the birds that depend on

Audubon Endorses Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Climate Innovation

Audubon Endorses Bipartisan Bill to Encourage Climate Innovation

In February, two members of the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a bipartisan bill to combat climate change.

Audubon's 2018 Policy Agenda

Audubon's 2018 Policy Agenda

— How we plan to protect birds and the places they need this year.
The Migratory Bird Treaty Act, Explained

The Migratory Bird Treaty Act, Explained

— Don’t know what the MBTA even is? Here’s your comprehensive guide to the Act—including why it's at risk.
Arctic Refuge Faces Setback from Tax Bill, but the Fight Continues

Arctic Refuge Faces Setback from Tax Bill, but the Fight Continues

The passage of the tax bill in December represented a setback in the decades-long fight to protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge by opening i

White House Plans to Vastly Expand Drilling near America’s Beaches and Coasts

White House Plans to Vastly Expand Drilling near America’s Beaches and Coasts

On January 4, the Department of the Interior released an offshore drilling plan that will significantly expand oil and gas leasing in coastal water