It took a dedicated birder to convince pharma giant Eli Lilly to use a synthetic compound instead of horseshoe crab blood in a mandatory medical test. Now, he hopes the rest of industry will follow.
Carrion is key to studying the abundance of Bald and Golden Eagles—and a bevy of other wildlife—overwintering in the Bitterroot Valley.
Virginia Rose found her passion for birds—and a new purpose in life—from the seat of her wheelchair. With Birdability, she's working to bring birding's benefits to others like her.
A unique experiment aims to lure Kirtland's Warblers to habitat hundreds of miles away from their typical haunts. It's working better than expected.
And as it turns out, the bird's name should have been switched back more than 50 years ago.
A native plants project is the latest effort by Ohio's Black River Audubon to bring more wildlife to the revitalized property.
Today’s great diversity of tree-dwelling birds can be traced back to small ground birds that survived global forest destruction.
Providing food—for photography or simple enjoyment—can be a thorny issue. For guidance, ask yourself these three questions.
A note from Audubon President and CEO David Yarnold.
Using 3D-printed "cuckoo" eggs, researchers found that native birds will be in big trouble if the foreign nest parasites ever colonize.
With almost 300,000 acres already under its belt, the Conservation Bank will continue to preserve more land important to birds and people.
Chickadees and nuthatches also carve out nest cavities.
It’s been a week since I missed out on the Kirtland’s Warbler that strayed into Manhattan. I’m still not over it.
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