Birds

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. 

Birds

Reimagining John James Audubon's "Birds of North America."

Audubon Magazine

Explaining Bird Flocks

Winging at speeds of up to 40 miles per hour, an entire flock of birds can make hairpin turns in an instant. How do they do it? A group of investigators is closer than ever to finding out.
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Audubon Magazine

The Big Year According to Birders

Our experts offer a very specialized critique of the major motion picture.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Take a Puffin Home

A photographer's images help aquaint auks with those who want to adopt them. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Audubon View

From Audubon's deep roots, a modern social networking movement grows.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

How Do Hurricanes Affect Birds?

When severe weather hits, humans hunker down. But what about the feathered among us?
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Poison Control

New rodenticide regulations protect raptors and could save seabirds.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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