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Why Permits to Kill Eagles Shouldn’t Last Three Decades

Why Permits to Kill Eagles Shouldn’t Last Three Decades

— The government wants to increase the number and timeline for accidental eagle deaths—but it doesn't even know if the birds can sustain those losses.
Four Astonishing Ways Birds Are Coping With Our Energy Demands

Four Astonishing Ways Birds Are Coping With Our Energy Demands

— From Pennsylvania to Canada, birds are finding ways to dodge power structures and development.
In Victory for Eagles, USFWS Gives Up Fight for 30-Year Take Permits

In Victory for Eagles, USFWS Gives Up Fight for 30-Year Take Permits

— The government just dropped its latest effort to give longer-term take permits to wind farms and other companies.
How Clean Energy and Birds Can Coexist

How Clean Energy and Birds Can Coexist

— In a Huffington Post op-ed, Audubon CEO David Yarnold lauds renewable energy projects that take wildlife into consideration.
On a Quest to Kick the Carbon Habit

Kicking the Carbon Habit for Good

— Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania is tapping solar and wind power, green buildings, and more to take its carbon pollution down to zero.
A Little Less Gloom and Doom

A Little Less Gloom and Doom

— Renewable energy went up and carbon emissions flatlined in 2014.
Clues to Conserving the Golden Eagle Hidden in Its DNA

Clues to Conserving the Golden Eagle Hidden in Its DNA

— Sequencing the raptor’s genome reveals new insights into protecting it from wind turbines and other threats.