Audubon Magazine Winter 2021

From Audubon Magazine

The Rise of Billion-Dollar Disasters

As extreme weather and climate events cause increasing devastation, people and birds are paying the price.

From Audubon Magazine

The Grand Dream of an International Park With Mexico Meets a Complicated Reality

Much has changed since F.D.R. called for a great transboundary conservation area spanning the Rio Grande, but the vision lives on. Is it an idea whose time has come—or come and gone?

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How to Feed Birds Safely This Winter

Follow these tips to ensure that you’re creating a healthy environment for wildlife visitors you attract to your yard.


Add These Bird and Environmental Books to Your Holiday Reading List

No matter what you’re in the mood for, these great reads from 2021 have you covered.  

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On Oneida Wetlands, Bird Surveys Affirm Tribal Conservation Success

A recent collaboration between Wisconsin birders and the Oneida Nation demonstrates how the tribe's decades-long habitat restoration paid off.

A conceptual illustration shows the hands of four different people putting coins in a bank shaped as the planet Earth.

How to Plan Your Financial Future While Investing in a Healthier Planet

Sustainable investing has gone mainstream. Is it time to put your money where your mouth is?

Audubon View

Birds and Bold Activists Take the World Stage in Glasgow

At the U.N. climate summit, Audubon’s CEO urged leaders to hear what birds are telling us and learned from youth and Indigenous campaigners.

Letter From The Editor

The Surprises We Find In Pursuit of Truth

Our latest issue offers a reminder that, even when we think we know where stories are going, they often take us to unexpected places.

Behind The Shot

These Scrappy Photos Capture the Action-Packed World Beneath a Bird Feeder

A photographer pursues common yard wildlife from a different perspective.

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It Takes a Helicopter Parent to Rescue a Rare Seabird from Extinction

Raising the world’s entire population of Bermuda Petrels, or Cahows, requires undivided attention—and a relentless drive to see them succeed.

From Audubon Magazine

Behind the Mystery of Armenia's Oil-Covered White Storks

In the half decade since oiled birds were first spotted, volunteers and conservationists have raced to care for the iconic animals—and pushed the government to address pollution sources.

Illustrated Aviary

Reimagining the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Artist John Paul Brammer finds inspiration in Oklahoma’s expansive skies and colorful Native American regalia.

An aerial view of the Seal River Watershed.
Boreal Forests

An Indigenous Alliance Rallies to Conserve the Summer Home of Millions of Birds

The Sayisi Dene and their Cree, Dene, and Inuit neighbors are surveying the remote avian habitats of the Seal River Watershed to help support their case for permanent protection.

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