Birds

Birds

Night-migrating songbirds fall from the sky when they collide with urban buildings. Some cities are switching off the lights to boost the birds' chances of safe passage. 

Birds

Neil Hayward spent most of 2013 crisscrossing the continent on a quest to see as many bird species as he could in a calendar year. When it was all over, he'd seen more than anyone-ever-and broken the Big Year record.

Birds

Green Heron numbers seem to be declining in recent years, and no one is sure just why. Now a trove of nests uncovered in a Louisiana marsh could help scientists solve the mystery.

Birds

Of canvases and Canvasbacks: a look inside the high-stakes, duck-obsessed world of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest.

Birds

Gannets are the bird world's Olympians, capable of plunging a hundred feet through the air, then slicing through the ocean to chase down fish. 

Birds

Reimagining John James Audubon's "Birds of North America."

Audubon Magazine

Traffic On the Atlantic Flyway

A record-breaking number of Ospreys have been sighted in the Florida Keys this season. Here's why.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Praying Mantis vs. Hummingbird

Even though mantises are smaller, they'll still attack hummingbirds. Here's how to keep your backyard bird safe. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Smile, You’re on Candid Camera: Penguin Edition

In a new PBS Nature series, filmmakers disguise cameras, tricking real penguins for the sake of never-before-seen footage.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Celebrity Bird Spotted at Jersey Shore

Andy McGann pulled an all-nighter to film a rare North American visitor. Here are the results.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Win a Copy: "The Birds of Pandemonium"

Read an excerpt from Michele Raffin's new book about running a home for abandoned birds.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Can Birds Go Bald?

Come late summer, you may see bald birds hanging around your feeders. Here's why.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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