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

The Multiple Miracles of Bird Feathers

Other animals fly, make nests, chirp, lay eggs, and do all sorts of things birds do. But only birds have feathers, among the most magical creations in all of nature. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Audubon View

The National Audubon Society has had many achievements, but the best is yet to come with its new strategic plan.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Managing Forests for the Birds

An innovative program involving Audubon Vermont, foresters, and land managers conserves woodland for the birds.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

The Rap on Apps: Could They Be Harming Birds?

Overusing apps may be bad for birds.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Christmas Bird Count Bastion

Texas birder Bill Graber celebrates his 50th, and final, year as the Bolivar Peninsula count’s compiler.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Catching a Break

A new study reveals that California’s black oystercatcher population is higher than previously thought.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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