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: Rockhopper Penguin

Michael Milicia has a close encounter of the bird kind.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

The Emu Has Landed (in India)

Thousands of miles from its Australian home, vast numbers of not-terribly-tasty bird are left in the lurch, victims of a subcontinental swindle.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Allen’s Hummingbird

Alexander Viduetsky gets a high-color photo on a gray day.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

8 Green Birds From Around the World

These birds are ready for St. Patrick's Day all year long.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Africa's Social Weaverbirds Take Communal Living to a Whole New Level

These birds make huge nests in South African deserts to survive boiling summer days and freezing nights.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Common Redpoll

Marie Read captures a flash of color in a winter portrait.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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