Working Lands

Department of Interior’s Long-term Commitment to Sagebrush Health Wins Praise from Sportsmen & Conservation Groups 

February 08, 2024 — Restoration to conserve “best of the best” remaining sagebrush habitat 

Cougar Hollow Ranch Receives Audubon Certification as Bird-Friendly Habitat

February 01, 2024 — Cattle are catalyzing grassland restoration at Texas ranch

Audubon Certifies Cheyenne River Buffalo Ranch, Home of Wild Idea Buffalo Co., as Bird-Friendly Habitat

January 22, 2024 — Dan O’Brien’s pioneering company will be first to carry new bison version of the Audubon Certified bird-friendly seal

Miller Land and Livestock Achieves Audubon's Bird-Friendly Habitat Certification

January 11, 2024 — Cattle crucial to making a mosaic of grassland habitat good for birds

Audubon and Partners Announce First Bird-Friendly Certified Bison Ranch in Montana

October 04, 2023 — North Bridger Bison ranch in Shields Valley, Montana is using bison to boost birds.
A small owl standing in grass holds a worm dangling from its beak and looks at the camera with its bright yellow eye.

Ranchlands’ Colorado & Wyoming Ranches Certified as Audubon Bird-Friendly Habitats

August 22, 2023 — Cattle cater to bird conservation in the Audubon Conservation Ranching program
An Eastern Meadowlark vocalizing with its beak wide open. It's a small bird, yellow on the belly with a black stripe running from its shoulder to its center. The back is rufous with mottled black pips. Its face has a pop of yellow between its beak and eye, and there's strong speed stripe racing from the back of the eye towards the rear of the head. The bird is perched on a wood post and the background is soft warm and green tones in a creamy bokeh.

National Audubon Society Names Ashly Steinke its Grassland Ecologist for Wisconsin

August 21, 2023 — Will build landowner relationships that help the Audubon Conservation Ranching program grow

Herefords Support Habitat at Audubon Certified Bird-Friendly Orvis Cattle Company

August 08, 2023 — Rotational grazing works for grassland birds in the Audubon Conservation Ranching program

National Audubon Society Names Krysten Zummo its Grassland Ecologist for Minnesota

August 04, 2023 — Will build landowner relationships that help the Audubon Conservation Ranching program grow

Prairie Birds 101

June 22, 2023 — Five prairie prizes to look for when grassland birding