Conservation

One Scientist's Valiant Mission to Save Two of Hawaii's Endangered Seabirds

One Scientist's Valiant Mission to Save Two of Hawaii's Endangered Seabirds

— On the mountainous island of Kauai, elusive shearwaters and petrels burrow deep in the forested terrain. Saving them requires a radical effort, led by a man who is no less extreme.
Teresa Baker, Activist and Hiker, on Why Kids Are the Future of Our Public Lands

Teresa Baker, Activist and Hiker, on Why Kids Are the Future of Our Public Lands

— Instagram feeds and internships are encouraging young people of color to join the environmental movement. But we can do more.
Check Out Conner Youngblood's Moving Music Video Featuring a Utah Bird Refuge

Check Out Conner Youngblood's Moving Music Video Featuring a Utah Bird Refuge

— The talented performer captures the essence of the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge in this immersive ode.
The Power of Pictures to Promote Conservation

The Power of Pictures to Promote Conservation

— Photography can communicate the beauty and fragility of nature. It can also help build a movement to save it.
Stand Up for Your Public Lands

Stand Up for Your Public Lands

— This summer, get outside and get organized to protect America’s national parks and monuments.
People Keep Shooting Long-Billed Curlews in Southwest Idaho

People Keep Shooting Long-Billed Curlews in Southwest Idaho

— A shot mother is the latest in a string of poaching deaths, now considered the greatest threat on what was once the species' densest nesting grounds.
What Happens When Birds Invade Stores?

What Happens When Birds Invade Stores?

— To deal with feathered squatters like doves and sparrows, businesses turn to rescue and removal experts.
This Common Form of Plastic Pollution Is a Menace to Birds

This Common Form of Plastic Pollution Is a Menace to Birds

— Fishing line snares vast numbers of wildlife each year—a problem birders and outdoor groups are trying to combat.
With Legal Pot, California Faces a Barrage of New (and Old) Environmental Problems

With Legal Pot, California Faces a Barrage of New (and Old) Environmental Problems

— Cleaning up poisons killing Northern Spotted Owls is just one challenge the state faces. A conservation fund built from cannabis taxes could help.
Video: Watch (and Hear) Two Bitterns Getting Weird in a Rice Field

Video: Watch (and Hear) Two Bitterns Getting Weird in a Rice Field

— Mindful conservation on California rice farms creates homes for wetland birds, while also providing a rare chance to study them.