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

From the Archives: The Cranes of Hokkaido, by Peter Matthiessen

A journey to Japan to see the world's largest cranes.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Western Scrub-Jay

For Caroline Lambert, the third photo is a charm. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Eastern Bluebird

Hazel Erikson grabs a great shot without leaving the house.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Scarlet Ibis

Lee Dalton braves hungry mosquitoes to capture a scarlet ibis.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Birds Through a Spotting Scope

A photographer captures the philosophical side of the birds around her. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Tree Swallow

Setting out to shoot one species, Ronald Bielefeld captured another.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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