Audubon in Action

Philadelphia Darkens Its Skyline to Protect Migrating Birds

— Spurred by a mass collision event, Audubon chapters and partners lead a Lights Out program during spring and fall migration.
The former Rosewood Lakes Golf Course and future Truckee Meadows Nature Study Area. Courtesy of Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation

Fore! More Birding, Fewer Invasive Weeds

— A decommissioned golf course glow-up benefits birds and local communities thanks to Lahontan Audubon Society and local partners.

What Do Birds and Beef Have In Common?

— Audubon’s Marshall Johnson is spreading the word on how your meat purchases can help grassland birds, one burger at a time.

Audubon Scientist Stanley Senner Recognized for Conservation Work

— The award acknowledges Senner's lifelong dedication to preserving shorebirds and the places they need all across The Americas.

Banding Birds at 12 Years Old

— Watch how Audubon Rockies has helped one young scientist become a skilled bird bander.
Horned Lark foraging on May Valley Ranch, an Audubon-certified ranch, in Prowers County, Colorado. Evan Barrientos/Audubon

Top Audubon Wins for Birds in 2019

— Audubon members took more than half a million actions to promote vital climate policies and protect birds and the places they need.
Audubon President and CEO David Yarnold, from left, Rep. Francis Rooney (R-FL), and Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) lead a briefing at the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center. Luke Franke/Audubon

Talking Birds and Climate Change With Both Sides of Capitol Hill

— Legislators and conservationists meet to discuss challenges and solutions at a summit in Washington, D.C.
Raptor handler John Prucich introduces owl walk attendees to one of his non-releasable Eurasian Hawk Owls. Dominic Arenas/Audubon

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

— 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.

Speaking up for Birds

— Audubon members in Colorado learned how to lobby their legislators at Getting Green Laws 2019.
National Audubon Society and Audubon Arkansas team with Governor Hutchinson at bill signing ceremony. Randall Lee/Office of the Governor

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

— Grassroots organizing and advocacy helped make Arkansas a regional player in the clean-energy movement.