Birds & Climate Change Report

False Springs: How Earlier Spring With Climate Change Wreaks Havoc on Birds

False Springs: How Earlier Spring With Climate Change Wreaks Havoc on Birds

— An early spring may sound lovely after a long winter, but can be disastrous for wildlife.
As Hurricanes Increase in Intensity, How Will Birds Respond?

As Hurricanes Increase in Intensity, How Will Birds Respond?

— Hurricanes don't affect all birds in the same way, but a changing climate that makes storms more intense pose serious threats
When In Drought…

When In Drought…

— When it comes to droughts, the costs of climate change are too high for both birds and people.
As the Planet Warms, Will Birds Escape the Heat?

As the Planet Warms, Will Birds Escape the Heat?

— On land and sea, birds are at risk when the temperature spikes
As the Climate Changes, How Will Birds Weather Heavier Rains and Snows?

As the Climate Changes, How Will Birds Weather Heavier Rains and Snows?

— Climate change is a major driver of increasingly severe storms that threaten North American birds.
How Wildfires Boosted by Climate Change Threaten Birds

How Wildfires Boosted by Climate Change Threaten Birds

— While wildfires are natural parts of many landscapes in North America, today's megafires pose new challenges to birds and people.
Who's Worried About Global Warming?

Who's Worried About Global Warming?

— Five unexpected agitators on climate explain why they're speaking out.
It's Time To Act

It's Time To Act

— Nearly half of our birds are at risk of extinction this century. That doesn't have to happen.
A Storm Gathers for North American Birds

A Storm Gathers for North American Birds

— Audubon’s new study reveals the devastation global warming will likely bring down on birds―and identifies the habitat strongholds they’ll need to hang on.
12 Views of a Warming World

12 Views of a Warming World

— Photographers capture a dozen scenes of a changing planet.