The burns, conducted by Audubon Great Lakes and others, stave off invasive plants while spurring new growth at sites across the region.
Photo: Zachary Webster/Audubon Photography Awards
Congratulations to the champions—and to all those who strive to share the beauty of birds.
Photo: Deborah Albert/Audubon Photography Awards
Explore the incredible pool of photographs our judges had to choose from, along with each image's backstory.
Photo: Ann Pacheco/Audubon Photography Awards
Like people, birds depend on water, relying on it during migration, breeding, and nesting. But increasing pressures on already scarce Western waters have put birds and other wildlife in a perilous situation.
Photo: Daily Overview, Satellite Imagery © DigitalGlobe
Once badly injured, the recovered bird now teaches residents of Curaçao about the importance of conservation.
Photo: Jasper Doest