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

Photo of the Day: Tri-colored Heron

Sunrise in Sanibel offers Bill Dix the perfect photo op.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Galveston Bay Oil Spill Imperils Thousands of Birds

Audubon is on the ground helping oiled birds and monitoring slick movements after Saturday’s accident.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Black Skimmer

Johann Schumacher discovers a bird that breathes fire.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Piping Plover

Michael Milicia snaps a juvenile, still in its awkward phase.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Rockhopper Penguin

Michael Milicia has a close encounter of the bird kind.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

The Emu Has Landed (in India)

Thousands of miles from its Australian home, vast numbers of not-terribly-tasty bird are left in the lurch, victims of a subcontinental swindle.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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