Birds

Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Short-eared Owl

Debra Herst finds herself in a stare down with a raptor.
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Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Gentoo Penguin

Max Seigal makes a few friends on the world's loneliest continent.
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From the Archives: The Cranes of Hokkaido, by Peter Matthiessen

A journey to Japan to see the world's largest cranes.
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Photo of the Day: Western Scrub-Jay

For Caroline Lambert, the third photo is a charm. 
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Photo of the Day: Eastern Bluebird

Hazel Erikson grabs a great shot without leaving the house.
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Photo of the Day: Scarlet Ibis

Lee Dalton braves hungry mosquitoes to capture a scarlet ibis.
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Birds Through a Spotting Scope

A photographer captures the philosophical side of the birds around her. 
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Photo of the Day: Tree Swallow

Setting out to shoot one species, Ronald Bielefeld captured another.
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Photo of the Day: Lilac-breasted Roller

Timothy Rucci aims for the perfect flight shot.
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Photo of the Day: Golden-fronted Woodpecker

Barbara Baird finds that hiding can be key to getting a clear shot. 
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Photo of the Day: Bald Eagle

Brian Kushner visits a bird photography mecca.
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Texas Oil Spill Makes Landfall in Environmentally Sensitive Area

The slick moved out of Galveston Bay, into the Gulf, and south down the Texas coast to Matagorda Island.
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Photo of the Day: Clark’s Grebe

Robert Lewis sets out to get a family portrait.
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Forty-eight Ways to Sing About Birds

Folk musician from Oregon shows off his warbling and pun-writing skills.
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A New Day for the Nēnē

Once lost, now found: the Hawaiian goose is rediscovered on Oahu.
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Photo of the Day: Short-eared Owl

Diana Whiting documents a moth bird on the hunt.
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Photo of the Day: Tri-colored Heron

Sunrise in Sanibel offers Bill Dix the perfect photo op.
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Galveston Bay Oil Spill Imperils Thousands of Birds

Audubon is on the ground helping oiled birds and monitoring slick movements after Saturday’s accident.
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Photo of the Day: Black Skimmer

Johann Schumacher discovers a bird that breathes fire.
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Photo of the Day: Piping Plover

Michael Milicia snaps a juvenile, still in its awkward phase.
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Photo of the Day: Rockhopper Penguin

Michael Milicia has a close encounter of the bird kind.
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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.
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Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Allen’s Hummingbird

Alexander Viduetsky gets a high-color photo on a gray day.
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8 Green Birds From Around the World

These birds are ready for St. Patrick's Day all year long.
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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.
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Photo of the Day: Common Redpoll

Marie Read captures a flash of color in a winter portrait.
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Photo of the Day: Anna’s Hummingbird

For Rick Derevan, patience, and a beach chair, pays off.
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Photo of the Day: Verdin

Nathan Nitzky captures a close encounter with a bee.
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Photo of the Day: Northern Hawk Owl

Jim Cumming and an owl go face-to-face.
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Tails Win

Research reveals how form meets function at a birds’ backend. 
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