Advocacy

Audubon's 2018 Policy Agenda

Audubon's 2018 Policy Agenda

As we start the New Year, we wanted to share Audubon’s plans for protecting birds and the places they need in 2018, the 100th&nbsp

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

Department of the Interior Guts Enforcement of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act

Department of the Interior Guts Enforcement of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act

In December, the Department of the Interior released an interpretation of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act that eliminates its ability to hold industr

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Peril as Final Tax Vote Looms

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Peril as Final Tax Vote Looms

Audubon and the conservation community have defended the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for decades from the threat of oil drilling, but now Congr

Defending and Advancing Conservation in 2017

Defending and Advancing Conservation in 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we want to pause to reflect on how you helped us to defend and advance bird conservation in a challenging year.

Senate Takes Next Step Toward Drilling in the Arctic Refuge

Senate Takes Next Step Toward Drilling in the Arctic Refuge

The U.S. Senate is continuing to advance the unprecedented threat to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

Migratory Bird Treaty Act Under Attack in the U.S. House

Migratory Bird Treaty Act Under Attack in the U.S. House

Earlier this week, in a last-minute move with little debate, Representative Liz Cheney snuck an amendment into a larger energy bill that would

Speaking Up to Protect America's Natural Heritage

Speaking Up to Protect America's Natural Heritage

The clock is winding down until September 30, 2018, which marks the potential expiration date of one of the country’s oldest and most widespr