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Give Nesting Birds a Calcium Boost By Saving Your Leftover Eggshells

Give Nesting Birds a Calcium Boost By Saving Your Leftover Eggshells

— Your breakfast discards can serve as vital nutrition for females as they make their own eggs.
Government Agencies Skirmish Over Inaccurate Environmental Impact Report on Arctic Refuge Drilling

Government Agencies Skirmish Over Inaccurate Environmental Impact Report on Arctic Refuge Drilling

— The Trump administration paints a too-rosy picture of how oil and gas development will impact Alaska’s coastal plain ecology, its own experts say.
Seeing Endangered Whooping Cranes Step Through the Fog of Extinction

Seeing Endangered Whooping Cranes Step Through the Fog of Extinction

— I traveled to southern Texas to see a wintering population of the birds now 500-strong—a major comeback from just 15 cranes in 75 years.
Inland Lakes Keep California’s Grebes Afloat—Until Waters Get Too Low

Inland Lakes Keep California’s Grebes Afloat—Until Waters Get Too Low

— Last summer ended in calamity for a nesting colony at PG&E's Lake Almanor. Now an Audubon chapter is fighting back to ensure that birds and locals get all the hydration they need.
Do You Know the Other Way Birds Migrate?

Do You Know the Other Way Birds Migrate?

— Some species change locales by merely moving between higher and lower elevations. Here are four examples of altitudinal migrants in the U.S.
How ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Packed With Birds (and Not Just Ravens)

How ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Packed With Birds (and Not Just Ravens)

— Come to meet the man who puts Prothonotary Warbler calls in Kings Landing. Stay for a bonus field guide to the birdlife of Westeros.
The ‘Godfather of Biodiversity’ on Why Two Degrees of Warming Must Be Avoided

The ‘Godfather of Biodiversity’ on Why Two Degrees of Warming Must Be Avoided

— Renowned biologist Thomas Lovejoy talks climate change and explains why restoring ecosystems plays a crucial part in curbing rising temperatures.
Six Eye-Catching Warblers That Deserve Your Attention

Six Eye-Catching Warblers That Deserve Your Attention

— Spring is the ideal season to spot songbirds of every hue. Here’s your introduction to a common North American family.
Waves of Opposition Deter Interior's Plans to Expand Offshore Drilling

Waves of Opposition Deter Interior's Plans to Expand Offshore Drilling

— The Interior Department paused its push for oil and gas leases, giving coastal communities more time to organize and speak out.
Get to Know the Rambunctious Bushtit

Get to Know the Rambunctious Bushtit

— One of our tiniest songbirds, Bushtits can be found foraging in flocks throughout the west.
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