Coasts

Tufted Puffins are Getting a Boost in the Pacific Northwest

November 15, 2023 — Audubon and partners are launching new efforts to save this declining seabird.
a person stands on a beach and looks through a spotting scope, facing left. In the background is the ocean and a blue sky with sparse clouds.

Bird Bands Shed Light on Cross-Flyway Shorebird Migrations

October 02, 2023 — Audubon Florida biologist Michael Ferrara tracks banded plovers as they stop over in the Panhandle on their twice-yearly journeys.

Louisiana’s Most Ambitious Coastal Restoration Project Finally Takes Off

August 10, 2023 — By redirecting Mississippi River sediment, the Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion will combat the state’s land-loss crisis.

This Art Show Captures the Magic of the World’s First Restored Seabird Colony

July 18, 2023 — An immersive exhibit in Maine transports viewers to Eastern Egg Rock, where Project Puffin began.

Celebrate Audubon Texas’s Centennial with a Virtual Tour of the Coast

July 03, 2023 — A new online explorer reveals the importance of the Texas Coast for birds across the hemisphere.
Pink and blue skies with wispy clouds are reflected in water surrounded by marsh grass

Audubon and Partners Launch Community-driven Climate Projects in Three States

June 15, 2023 — New funding will support birds and underserved communities in Indiana, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Common Tern with chicks.

The Common Tern

April 04, 2023 — Connecting the Gulf of Mexico to the Boreal Forest

What I Learned on Capitol Hill

December 08, 2022 — Audubon campus chapter leader Michael Kerrigan recalls what it was like to meet with legislators and advocate on behalf of birds.

New Bipartisan Legislation Will Modernize a Crucial Coastal Law

December 06, 2022 — The Strengthening Coastal Communities Act will build on the decades-long success of the Coastal Barrier Resources Act.
A group of puffins, black and white seabirds with large orange beaks and feet, stand on a rock with the ocean behind them.

After a Climate Disaster Last Year, Maine’s Seabirds Get a Reprieve

October 05, 2022 — Audubon researchers say seabirds across the state successfully raised chicks at double the rate of last year.