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Meet Elizabeth Gould, the Gifted Artist Behind Her Husband's Famous Bird Books

— John Gould's ornithology books were hugely popular and cemented his name in history. But his wife's illustrations were a big reason why.

Two Fantastic Warblers Anyone Can Find

— Ready to up your warbler game but not sure where to begin? Seek out water to get started with this popular pair.

Reconnecting the Colorado River to the Sea

— Binational Water Conservation Making the Colorado River More Sustainable for People and Birds

Reconectar el río Colorado al mar

— Conservación binacional del agua hace que el río Colorado sea más sostenible para las personas y las aves

Follow These Amazing Instagram Accounts for Beautiful Bird Photos

— Need more feathers in your feed? These photographers have you covered.

Governor Cox Declares 2021 as Year of the Shorebird at Great Salt Lake

— Declaration celebrates 30th anniversary of Great Salt Lake as a Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network Site

Arizona aprueba una ley que protege parcialmente algunos ríos dejados atrás de los retrocesos de la Ley Federal de Agua Limpia

— Si bien es mejor que ninguna protección, el programa estatal carece de disposiciones esenciales para proteger mejor las vías fluviales de Arizona.

Arizona Passes Law that Partially Protects Some Rivers Left Behind from Federal Clean Water Act Rollbacks

— While better than no protection, state program lacks essential provisions to best protect Arizona’s waterways

To Raise Awareness, Some Colombian Birders Won’t Participate in Global Big Day

— Amid social unrest and widespread human rights violations, birding groups are planning a boycott. The decision has spurred controversy.

Audubon Chapters Taking Local Action for Birds and People in the Arid West

— 2021 Western Water Network Grants Support Five Western Chapters