Birds

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."

Birds

Robins may make the work look easy, but in human terms it's one monumental project.

Audubon Magazine

Swallows Evolve for Life Near the Road

Sleeker wings help Nebraska swallows avoid deadly traffic.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Swift Approach

Huge crowds flock to a Portland school to watch thousands of Vaux’s swifts funnel into a makeshift roost.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Birds May Help Forests Stay Cool

Missing birds may mean warmer forests for Guam.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

How Bar-Headed Geese Fly Over the Himalayas

Researchers outfit high-flying birds with backpacks to figure out how they migrate over the planet’s tallest mountains. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Pelican Conservation Goes High Tech

Tracking pelicans from Minnesota marshes to the Gulf of Mexico. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Birds, Unleaded

Audubon groups in Maine and California wage a battle against deadly lead.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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