Advocacy

Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

— Policy discussions on a clean fuels standard, carbon pricing, and other economy-wide approaches to carbon reduction lays groundwork for substantive climate action in 2021.
Audubon Supports the Great American Outdoors Act

Audubon Supports the Great American Outdoors Act

Audubon supports swift passage of the Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422), which is currently moving through the U.S. Senate.

Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

WASHINGTON — “This package presented a missed opportunity to make meaningful bi-partisan progress in modernizing our energy system,&rdq

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

— The proposal, submitted by the Energy Future New Orleans coalition, will establish a 100 percent Renewable Energy Standard by 2040 and result in more jobs, greater emissions reductions, and more local investment than alternatives
Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

— The package of energy bills supports investment in energy innovation, but Congress must make changes to take full advantage of this opportunity for significant progress on climate mitigation
Finding Natural Solutions to Cutting Carbon Emissions in Washington State

Finding Natural Solutions to Cutting Carbon Emissions in Washington State

— This legislative session, the Evergreen State can help lead the way in using its own natural resources to capture and store harmful emissions
Congress Must Seize Opportunity to Enhance the Sustainability and Resilience of Our Infrastructure

Congress Must Seize Opportunity to Enhance the Sustainability and Resilience of Our Infrastructure

— Initiatives in a proposed infrastructure framework would mitigate the effects of climate change for both birds and people.
Top Wins for Birds in 2019: Policy

Top Wins for Birds in 2019: Policy

— We secured victories for and defended birds in state houses and the U.S. Capitol
Audubon Texas Hosts Climate and Clean Energy Forum in Dallas

Audubon Texas Hosts Climate and Clean Energy Forum in Dallas

DALLAS, Texas (Dec.

Audubon Pennsylvania Supports Increased Funding for the Delaware River Watershed

Audubon Pennsylvania Supports Increased Funding for the Delaware River Watershed

The Delaware River Basin Restoration Program was created by federal legislation in 2016. This innovative program of the U.S.