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

Talking Birds and Climate Change With Both Sides of Capitol Hill

By Dominic Arenas
October 18, 2019 — Legislators and conservationists meet to discuss challenges and solutions at a summit in Washington, D.C.
Audubon in Action

At Seattle's Seward Park, Making the Outdoors for Everyone Is a Priority

By National Audubon Society
May 31, 2019 — Seward Park Audubon Center’s Outdoor Asian Owl Prowl event is just one of the many ways it connects its diverse community to the environment.
Audubon in Action

Speaking up for Birds

May 06, 2019 — Audubon members in Colorado learned how to lobby their legislators at Getting Green Laws 2019.
Audubon in Action

Audubon Arkansas’ Lobby Day Proves Key in Passage of Solar Access Act

By National Audubon Society
April 24, 2019 — Grassroots organizing and advocacy helped make Arkansas a regional player in the clean-energy movement.
Audubon in Action

How Hurricane Michael Affected the Florida Panhandle's Coastal Landscape

By National Audubon Society
October 19, 2018 — The devastation to human communities is overwhelming, but the story for birds is more complex.
Audubon in Action

The Discovery Center in Philadelphia Has Opened Its Gates

By Dominic Arenas
October 01, 2018 — Audubon’s newest nature center will provide outdoor experiences for all Philadelphians in collaboration with the Strawberry Mansion community and Outward Bound.