Letter From the Editor

The Surreal Challenge of Making a Magazine During an Unthinkable Spring

The Surreal Challenge of Making a Magazine During an Unthinkable Spring

— Creating our summer issue meant balancing the desire for escape with a deeper need to face the moment.
Conservation History Provides Lessons We Should Heed

Conservation History Provides Lessons We Should Heed

— By examining our past, we can navigate toward a better, safer future.
When We Need Them Most, Birds and Nature Are At Our Service

When We Need Them Most, Birds and Nature Are At Our Service

— The natural world holds tremendous value, in ways both expected and surprising—if only we let it.
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 Rely on Native Plants, and Our Photos Should Reflect That

Birds Rely on Native Plants, and Our Photos Should Reflect That

— If images only show avian species, you’re leaving out the bigger picture.
A Club for Everyone

A Club for Everyone

— Birds bring people together, but sometimes it requires a thoughtful assist.
When Problems Present, So Do New Opportunities to Help Birds

When Problems Present, So Do New Opportunities to Help Birds

— While we can't predict every unintended consequence, we know enough to head them off.
How To Help Birds in the Long Run

How To Help Birds in the Long Run

— Conservation wins take time to build—and quick action to protect.
The Power of Pictures to Promote Conservation

The Power of Pictures to Promote Conservation

— Photography can communicate the beauty and fragility of nature. It can also help build a movement to save it.
By Design: An Update on Audubon Magazine

By Design: An Update on Audubon Magazine

— After nearly two decades, one creative era draws to a close, and another begins.