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

DIY: Build a Bluebird Box

With a few tools and materials, you can make a home for bluebirds in your backyard. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Freeze Frame: Gray Catbird, Caught In the Act

A gray catbird makes a surprise appearance during a Baltimore oriole photo shoot. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Talking Birds With Jane Alexander

For this Tony-winning actress, avian conservation is a big part of being a birder.  
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Making Airspace for Birds and Planes

When birds and aircraft collide, it can be disastrous. Fortunately, a combination of common sense, cutting-edge technology, and a bit of bird knowledge is making the skies safer for all.  
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Bird Dad Awards: The Innovative, the Endearing, and the Less-Than-Admirable

These guys employ many different strategies for raising their young.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Audubon View

If Shell Oil has its way and drilling proceeds in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas, rich bird habitat and nurseries could suffer the consequences of a spill.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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