Birds

Birds

In Pelican Dreams, documentary filmmaker Judy Irving explores the modern lives of ancient seabirds.

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. 

Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Snowy Owl

Mark Williams braves extreme weather in pursuit of a stunning shot.  
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

How a Woodpecker Bangs Without Brain Damage

The woodpecker’s ability to protect its head may help engineers build safer cars. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Galápagos Penguin

Joseph Tepper gets up close and personal with a rare species. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Collateral Damage

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. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Carolina Chickadee

Linda Hoopes gets to know a playful chickadee. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Bound by Tradition

In Peru, a festival that celebrates the Andean Condor could be hastening its demise.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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