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

For Birds, Singing More Songs Has Trade-offs

A larger repertoire might mean a weaker memory for song sparrows.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Protective Vests Help Chickens Cross the Road

Chickens can now safely cross the street.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Play a Song, Hurt a Bird?

A new study warns that taped playbacks used to attract birds might be harming them.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Are Canada Geese Migratory or Not?

It's the time of year that geese migrate. So why are there so many still hanging around?
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Why Do Gulls Have a Red Spot on Their Bills?

The answer helped develop the science of animal behavior.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Birds Return to a Rat-Free Island

A small seabird is rebounding now that the rodents are gone.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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