Birds

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

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.

Birds

The long and torturous tale of how a style guide came to be.

Birds

This clever chart has the low-down on what to do when you find a chick that flew the coop too early. 

Audubon Magazine

Birds Can Smell, and One Scientist is Leading the Charge to Prove It

For more than a century nearly everyone believed birds sense of smell was poorly developed or nonexistent. They were wrong.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Protections Increase for Migratory Birds in the Caribbean

Whimbrel deaths prompt lawmakers to tighten restrictions.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Birds Use Their Sixth Sense to Land on Water

To avoid crash landings, birds employ their ability to sense magnetic fields.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

How to Identify Gulls

Black, white, gray... how do you sort them all out?
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Snowy Owls: Bird Expert Kenn Kaufman Answers 12 Questions

Find out if the birds are born white, why their vocalizations are different from other owls', and more.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Snowy Owl Shootings Cease

New York area airports pledge to trap and release rare birds visiting from the Arctic. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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