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A Very Bad Plan

The Nicaraguan government, in league with a Chinese company, wants to dredge an 800-foot-wide canal through one of the world’s most biodiverse regions, connecting the Pacific and the Caribbean. What could possibly go wrong?
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Audubon Magazine

12 Amazing Things About the Christmas Bird Count

One of the longest-running citizen science projects in the world is still evolving. Here's how this year's count will be different from the rest.
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Audubon Magazine

Stirring the Waters

Amy and Dave Freeman spent 101 days in a canoe, in an effort to preserve the wilderness they call home.
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Audubon Magazine

Where Have All the Purple Martins Gone?

A new video helps us follow the flight of 500,000 disappeared birds.
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Jon Reis
Jon Reis
Audubon Magazine

Praying Mantis vs. Hummingbird

Even though mantises are smaller, they'll still attack hummingbirds. Here's how to keep your backyard bird safe. 
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Audubon Magazine

14 Birdy Reasons to Celebrate the Wilderness Act

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, here are several birds that have benefited from the legislation, and some that still need its help. 
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Audubon Magazine

Research Sheds New Light on Passenger Pigeon Extinction

Natural fluctuations may explain how a species that once numbered in the billions went extinct.
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Help Wildlife by Sharing the Beach

Nolan Gould and Danielle Soibelman show how you can keep the beach safe for birds and other wildlife.
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Audubon Magazine

Do Magpies Really Covet Diamonds?

A new study confirms what experts have believed for a long time—there’s no evidence magpies adore shiny things.
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Audubon Magazine

9 Brand New Birds That Are Already Threatened

A recent taxonomic review identified 361 new bird species—and a quarter of them are threatened.
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Audubon Magazine

A Vicious Chemical Cycle

The EPA’s reactionary approach to pesticide approval may be a bigger issue than the chemicals themselves.
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