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.

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Editor's Note

At Audubon, we try to focus on solutions rather than problems. 
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Audubon View

The Christmas Bird Count isn't just fun—it provides crucial information about our country's birds, too.
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Art of Seduction: Some Birds’ Exotic Breeding Attire Goes Beyond Flashy Feathers

For wild turkeys, Atlantic puffins, and a slew of other species, finding a mate is a colorful affair.
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An Industrial Brownfield In Ohio Gets a Makeover Fit for Birds

Columbus, Ohio, isn’t exactly known as a birding mecca. But an Audubon Center, located a mere mile from downtown, is attracting avian species galore—and people, too. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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Why Do Waterbirds Land In Parking Lots?

To some bird species, car lots mimic water bodies, leading to avian strandings. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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Win a Copy of the Gorgeous Book ‘Audubon’s Aviary’

This sumptuous new volume presents Audubon’s dazzling watercolors of American birds and tells the story behind their creation.
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