Conservation

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.
Parrots Among Most-Threatened Bird Groups

Parrots Among Most-Threatened Bird Groups

— Polly doesn’t want a cracker, he wants a future.
Sitting Ducks: Why Millions of Arctic Seabirds Are in Danger

Sitting Ducks: Why Millions of Arctic Seabirds Are in Danger

— Oil spills, climate change, fishing, shipping routes—threats facing Arctic seabirds are vast, and hard to track.
The Nicaragua Canal: Still a Very Bad Plan

The Nicaragua Canal: Still a Very Bad Plan

— Construction of the canal, already delayed by more than a year, will harm the environment and the local community, according to a new environmental impact assessment.
As Sage-Grouse Decision Looms, West Holds Its Breath

As Sage-Grouse Decision Looms, West Holds Its Breath

— U.S. Fish and Wildlife will decide whether to list the bird by the end of September.
An MBTA for the 21st Century

An MBTA for the 21st Century

— Audubon played a key role in stirring sentiment for bird protection a hundred years ago—and is now working to strengthen our premier avian conservation law.
What’s Up With the Greater Sage-Grouse?

What’s Up With the Greater Sage-Grouse?

— A definitive guide to the most talked-about bird in the West.
Department of the Interior Reveals Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Plans

Department of the Interior Reveals Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Plans

— The Bureau of Land Management announced plans to maintain habitat for the Greater Sage-Grouse while still fostering the Western economy.
How to Protect Birds from 21st Century Threats

How to Protect Birds from 21st Century Threats

— There are already some easy ways to help keep birds safe.
Free Bird No. 500

Free Bird No. 500

— Learn more about Charlie, the latest Bald Eagle to be returned to the wild by Audubon’s raptor rehabilitation center in Florida.