Climate

Shorebirds Experience Dismal Breeding Season Due to a Quirk of Climate Change

Shorebirds Experience Dismal Breeding Season Due to a Quirk of Climate Change

— Across the Arctic, late snowmelt wrecked the breeding season for many shorebird species already experiencing major declines.
The Audubon Mural Project Paints a Milestone 100 Species

The Audubon Mural Project Paints a Milestone 100 Species

— Marrying public art and climate change, six new species become ambassadors for conservation on the streets of northern Manhattan.
Timing of Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Is Key to Case on Wildlife Threatened by Climate Change

Timing of Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Is Key to Case on Wildlife Threatened by Climate Change

— If the SCOTUS nominee takes the bench by October 1, his vote will likely decide if endangered species law can protect wildlife in a changing climate.
Beavers to the Rescue

Beavers to the Rescue

— Beavers play a role in maintaining wetlands, helping birds and other wildlife
Why Climate Change Is a Bird Issue

Why Climate Change Is a Bird Issue

— Polluting shouldn't be free; it's time for a price on carbon.
In Alaska, Starving Seabirds and Empty Colonies Signal a Broken Ecosystem

In Alaska, Starving Seabirds and Empty Colonies Signal a Broken Ecosystem

— Mass die-offs and breeding failures, now ongoing for years, have marine biologists worried that this is a new normal caused by climate change.
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.
Why Maine's Baby Puffins Are Growing So Slowly This Year

Why Maine's Baby Puffins Are Growing So Slowly This Year

— Many pufflings still have their immature downy feathers and have yet to fledge—signs of climate change tampering with seabird diets and survival.
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.
Bird Population Plummets in Piñon Forests Pummeled by Climate Change

Bird Population Plummets in Piñon Forests Pummeled by Climate Change

— In just a decade, three quarters of birds vanished after drought, heat stress, and beetles killed millions of piñon trees in the southwest.
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