Audubon in Action

Plans to Build an Airport in a Louisiana Bird Refuge Canceled After Outcry

Plans to Build an Airport in a Louisiana Bird Refuge Canceled After Outcry

— Elmer's Island Wildlife Refuge hosts almost 200 species of birds annually. That seems like a bad place for airplanes.
The Discovery Center in Philadelphia Has Opened Its Gates

The Discovery Center in Philadelphia Has Opened Its Gates

— Audubon’s newest nature center will provide outdoor experiences for all Philadelphians in collaboration with the Strawberry Mansion community and Outward Bound.
Led by Tribal Scientists, Montana’s Trumpeter Swan Revival Is a Triumph

Led by Tribal Scientists, Montana’s Trumpeter Swan Revival Is a Triumph

— After two decades the Flathead Indian Reservation’s breeding program prepares for its swan song.
The Latest From South Carolina and North Carolina: Hurricane Florence's Impact

The Latest From South Carolina and North Carolina: Hurricane Florence's Impact

— Updates from the field as Audubon staff and partners prepare for landfall and assess the storm's damage.
Highlighting Nature and History in a Storied Philadelphia Landmark

Highlighting Nature and History in a Storied Philadelphia Landmark

— The Discovery Center in Strawberry Mansion will be an educational destination and a place for reconnecting with a long-standing piece of Philadelphia history.
In Harlem's Jacob Schiff Park, Four New Birds Join the Audubon Mural Project

In Harlem's Jacob Schiff Park, Four New Birds Join the Audubon Mural Project

— Twenty-six youth apprentices painted the murals of climate-threatened birds on the walls of a local playground.
After 27 Years of Service, a Veteran Is Using Her Training for Conservation

After 27 Years of Service, a Veteran Is Using Her Training for Conservation

— Mary Abrams joined Audubon's Climate Ambassador program to serve and protect habitats like the ones where she grew up.
A Native Plants Garden That Brings Birds, Pollinators, and Parishioners Together

A Native Plants Garden That Brings Birds, Pollinators, and Parishioners Together

— The partnership between Elisha Mitchell Audubon Society and St. Eugene Catholic Church in Asheville, North Carolina, is just one example of the chapter's work in the community.
California Is in Uncharted Territory with Its Raging Fires, Posing New Threats to Birds

California Is in Uncharted Territory with Its Raging Fires, Posing New Threats to Birds

— The intense, frequent fires the state has seen in recent years are not normal, and sometimes not healthy for wildlife habitat.
Cocktails and Conservation Pair Perfectly at Seward Park Audubon Center

Cocktails and Conservation Pair Perfectly at Seward Park Audubon Center

— The center's summer series 'Restoration with a Twist' mixes native plants and boozy drinks for a rewarding—and tasty—experience.