Advocacy

Continuing America’s Land and Water Conservation Legacy

Created by Congress over 50 years ago, the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) has protected birds and the places they need, local parks and pl

An Unknown Future for the Greater Sage-Grouse

— Conservation Milestone Imperiled
Audubon Is a Force of Nature, Thanks to Its Members

Audubon Is a Force of Nature, Thanks to Its Members

— There’s never been a greater need for our local-everywhere approach to solutions.
Chief Environmental Justice Official at EPA Resigns As Pruitt Takes Over

Chief Environmental Justice Official at EPA Resigns As Pruitt Takes Over

— Mustafa Ali quits after 24 years as the new administrator prepares deep cuts in programs affecting the poor and minorities.
Executive Order Puts Streams and Wetlands at Risk

Executive Order Puts Streams and Wetlands at Risk

Last week, President Trump issued an executive order initiating a review of the Clean Water Rule, also know as the Waters of the United States (WOT

Cabinet Secretaries and Conservation

The new leadership at our federal departments and agencies will play a significant role in key decisions impacting Audubon’s conservati

Preserving America's Conservation Legacy

Our nation’s conservation programs support critical partnerships with communities to protect the local places we love and the habitat t

An Expert’s Take on the Past, Present, and Future of Fighting Climate Change

An Expert’s Take on the Past, Present, and Future of Fighting Climate Change

— Frances Beinecke, former president of the Natural Resources Defense Council, was an early leader in the battle against global warming. Here she discusses what has been accomplished and what's left to be done.

Ensuring Utah's Water Plan Protects the Great Salt Lake and Rivers

As Utah continues to create a 50-year blueprint for state water policy, called the Utah Water Strategy, residents are concerned

Proposed Wyoming Bill Allowing Sage-Grouse Captive Rearing Is Deeply Flawed

Proposed Wyoming Bill Allowing Sage-Grouse Captive Rearing Is Deeply Flawed

— The proposal would let commercial farms harvest Greater Sage-Grouse and their eggs. But there's no scientific evidence or public interest to support such an endeavor.