Climate

Firefighters Rescue Great Horned Owl from Ashes of California Wildfire

Firefighters Rescue Great Horned Owl from Ashes of California Wildfire

— The fierce bird, nicknamed "Ram," is recovering just fine. But the species is at future risk as climate change exacerbates western wildfires.
Climate Change Threatens Arizona’s Forest Birds

Climate Change Threatens Arizona’s Forest Birds

— New Audubon report shows about half of Arizona’s birds are vulnerable.
Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink

Survival by Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink

— Read Audubon's new climate report, which finds that two-thirds of North American birds are at increasing risk of extinction from global temperature rise. Find out how species in your state will be affected, and which birds we can help by acting now.
Thousands of Dead Seabirds Washed Up on Alaska's Shores Again This Year

Thousands of Dead Seabirds Washed Up on Alaska's Shores Again This Year

— The deaths, including many Short-tailed Shearwaters, coincided with a new marine heat wave in the region. But the exact cause still eludes scientists.
Reverse Engineering the Climate Crisis Is Not Only Possible—It's Necessary

Reverse Engineering the Climate Crisis Is Not Only Possible—It's Necessary

— We can't merely cut emissions to preserve a livable planet. We'll have to invent technologies to take back the carbon we've already released.
This Is What Climate Solutions Look Like

This Is What Climate Solutions Look Like

— We dedicated our entire fall issue to tackling the challenge of climate change, because humanity has no other choice.
Birds Are Telling Us It's Time to Take Action on Climate

Birds Are Telling Us It's Time to Take Action on Climate

— Global warming poses an existential threat to two-thirds of North American bird species—but there's still time to protect them. Audubon's new climate report says we have to act now.
Meet 8 Trailblazers Who Are Changing the Climate Conversation

Meet 8 Trailblazers Who Are Changing the Climate Conversation

— These leaders come from the grassroots and positions of power, from the left and the right, from arts and science, but they share one thing in common: the urgency of this moment.
Five Climate-Threatened Birds and How You Can Help Them

Five Climate-Threatened Birds and How You Can Help Them

— Audubon's newest climate report projects the future ranges for more than 604 North American species.
Bird Jobs of the Future and Other Avian-Inspired Stories From the Year 2100

Bird Jobs of the Future and Other Avian-Inspired Stories From the Year 2100

— In Audubon’s first foray into climate fiction, or cli-fi, we asked writers of compelling—and sometimes strange—fiction to imagine what climate chaos will bring for birds and people. From there, they created these tales of the somewhat familiar future.