EDI News

Apprentices: On Your Mark, Get Set, Bird!

— Audubon's Fund II Foundation apprentices competed in a friendly bird-off for bragging rights. Here’s how it all went down.

A Nature Summer Camp Aims to Make Young Refugees and Immigrants Feel at Home in Idaho

— The two-week New Roots program introduces teens to the flora and fauna of the Rockies, and answers a question oft-asked by new arrivals: Are there lions in the Boise foothills?

Do Communities of Color Really Feel Disconnected From Nature?

— Working with college STEM students, Dorceta Taylor debunks the cultural stereotypes that dominate diversity discussions.
Rose, a Travis Audubon board member, recently held her own birdathon to raise awareness about Birdability, her new initiative to get more mobility-impaired people birding. Mike Fernandez

A Movement to Make Birding More Inclusive and Accessible

— 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.