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

Photographs that Blend Reality with Fantasy

Simen Johan uses old and new photo techniques to get haunting and beautiful images.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

An Audubon Magazine Photography Awards Judge Discusses the Process

Steve Freligh gives a behind-the-scenes look into the inner workings of the annual event.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Win an Edward Lear Eagle Owl Print from the Sumptuous New Book ‘Birds Drawn for John Gould’

Gorgeous limited-print book features 80 birds by the renowned artist.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Connecting Chicagoans with Birds

A historian finds a unique way to connect South Side residents with avian species.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

When Birds and Glass Collide

Each migration season, millions of birds die in cities by crashing into buildings. Now a growing trend toward sustainable design could open the door to safer passage.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Crested Auklets Winter in the Bering Sea

The auklets present a superb natural spectacle of sight, sound, and smell.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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