Audubon In Action


Audubon in Action

Migrating Manatees Delight Campers With Their Lazy Antics

A surprise appearance from three endangered guests has everyone at the Pascagoula Audubon Center buzzing.
Audubon in Action

New Nature Trail Offers a Safe, Invigorating Space for Hikers With Special Needs

Visitors at Audubon Greenwich can now test out a more interactive style of exploration.
Audubon in Action

Bay of Panama Gains Federal Protection

The protected area provides shelter for 36 North American bird species, including the Western Sandpiper.

How To Draw a Bird

A new guide to bird drawing inspires a deeper connection with nature.

Community Engagement

Audubon Climate Heroes

Three Fun Ways People Are Spreading the Word on Climate Change

These offbeat projects are raising awareness about climate-threatened birds—and getting artsy in the process.
Audubon Climate Heroes

Can A Little Bird's Big-Screen Debut Help Tackle Climate Change?

A new video on Wood Thrush migration rallies activists in North Carolina and Belize.
Faith & Climate

How a Greener Church Benefits People and the Planet

In Illinois, the nonprofit Faith in Place is spreading the environmental gospel to churches, synagogues, temples, and mosques.

At These Hotels, Bugs Are The VIP

Building insect hotels may support beneficial bugs

Birds and Glass:

Audubon for Kids

Make Migration-Friendly Window Decorations

Help your feathered friends through their journey with an easy DIY project.

What Does 'Bird-Safe Glass' Even Mean?

From football stadiums to your own kitchen window, here's your guide to bird-safe glass.
Birding the Backyard

Loving Birds From Inside a Glass House

It's not just skyscrapers that threaten birds—our homes pose a huge risk, too. Here's what I learned when I tried to do something about mine.

‘Knests’ For the Kneedy

This simple DIY project provides plenty of comfort for orphaned birds.

Help Birds, Fight Climate Change:

Bird-Friendly Communities

How to Make a Birdbath

Help your feathered friends beat the heat this summer with this easy DIY birdbath.

Build a Brush Pile for Birds

This simple backyard project offers shelter for birds in all seasons.

How to Make a DIY Bird Feeder From Recycled Materials

Attract birds to your yard with a project that's fun for kids of all ages.
Audubon in Action

Audubon Events Marking Earth Day 2023

By National Audubon Society
April 12, 2023 — Across the Audubon network, state offices and chapters are marking Earth Day on and around April 22.
Audubon in Action

Audubon Spotlight: Bethany Chan, A Designer for Others

By Claire Del Sorbo
January 13, 2022 — Chan draws from the triumphs—and struggles—of building a global design cohort to create essential materials for Audubon’s conservation work.
Audubon in Action

Fore! More Birding, Fewer Invasive Weeds

By Khanh (Kay) Nguyen
August 18, 2020 — A decommissioned golf course glow-up benefits birds and local communities thanks to Lahontan Audubon Society and local partners.
Audubon in Action

What Do Birds and Beef Have In Common?

By National Audubon Society
January 21, 2020 — Audubon’s Marshall Johnson is spreading the word on how your meat purchases can help grassland birds, one burger at a time.
Audubon in Action

Audubon Scientist Stanley Senner Recognized for Conservation Work

By Dominic Arenas
November 25, 2019 — The award acknowledges Senner's lifelong dedication to preserving shorebirds and the places they need all across The Americas.
Audubon in Action

Top Audubon Wins for Birds in 2019

By National Audubon Society
November 19, 2019 — Audubon members took more than half a million actions to promote vital climate policies and protect birds and the places they need.