Press Room

New Legislation Will Help Bring Birds Back Across the Western Hemisphere

— Increased U.S. funding through the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act will benefit more than 350 bird species.

White House Celebrates Earth Day with Audubon Leaders

— Audubon staff had the honor of taking part in Earth Day activities with the administration, including the announcement of new policy efforts.

Audubon Events Marking Earth Day 2022

While conservation and stewardship of the environment are top of mind every day across the Audubon network, Earth Day on April 22 is a special day

President Biden’s Budget Proposal Advances Clean Energy, Climate Resilience and Equity Goals

— Congress now begins its own process to review spending priorities for the coming fiscal year.

UN Report Offers Solutions to Reducing Emissions and Confronting Climate Change

— While previous reports detailed the extent of the impact of climate change, today’s report prescribes strategies to alleviate threats to both people and wildlife.

Federal Spending Bill Contains Both Progress and Setbacks for Conservation

— Congress continues to invest in important programs but falls short of taking meaningful climate action for birds and people.
Western Sandpiper.

Funding for Saline Lakes Science included in Federal Spending Bill

— An important step to begin addressing challenges facing saline lake habitats—yet more funding needed.

Audubon Welcomes Environmental Policy and Financial Leaders to National Board

— New directors bring decades of expertise in financial health and innovative environmental policy strategies in sustainability and renewable energy to protect air, water and land for birds and people.

Audubon and Other Groups Urge Bureau of Land Management to Act Quickly to Conserve Sage-Grouse

— Decades of Greater Sage-Grouse population declines and sagebrush habitat loss makes this review of federal land management plans imperative.

National Audubon Society Names a New Vice President of Climate

— Sarah Rose, executive director of Audubon California, will assume the senior role on March 1.