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Passed! Historic Wetlands Protections Included in New York State Budget
Press Room

Passed! Historic Wetlands Protections Included in New York State Budget

Critical reforms will protect more than 1 million acres of freshwater wetlands, and millions of migratory and nesting birds.

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Spring Migration FAQs
Birding

Spring Migration FAQs

How much do you know about the comings and goings of the birds outside your window?

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Plants for Birds
Bird-Friendly Communities

Plants for Birds

It's now easier than ever to find bird-friendly plants in your region! Explore the first-of-its-kind native plants database made possible by Susan & Coleman Burke.

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AUDUBON ON THE GROUND

News & Updates

Forest Birds That Nest in the Off-Season
Healthy Forests

Forest Birds That Nest in the Off-Season

Meet several species that prefer to breed outside of spring and early summer.

New York's 2022-23 State Budget Wins for Birds
Advocacy

New York's 2022-23 State Budget Wins for Birds

Governor's budget proposal includes landmark funding to create jobs and protect freshwater wetlands

Audubon Applauds New Rules to Protect Irreplaceable Wetlands
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Audubon Applauds New Rules to Protect Irreplaceable Wetlands

New York Governor Hochul’s budget proposal would conserve more than 1 million acres of freshwater wetlands.

Why You Should Plan Your Harvest for Winter
Healthy Forests

Why You Should Plan Your Harvest for Winter

Forest management is easier, safer, and better for birds in the non-breeding season.

Key Takeaways from Governor Kathy Hochul's 2022 State of the State Address
News

Key Takeaways from Governor Kathy Hochul's 2022 State of the State Address

Audubon is proud to see New York commit to taking urgent action on freshwater wetlands and to advancing more measures that will help birds and people.

Marsh Restoration Benefits Threatened Long Island Community
Coasts

Marsh Restoration Benefits Threatened Long Island Community

Healthy marsh at Mastic Beach will provide new habitat for birds and help protect the community during storm events.

44 Perfect Gifts for the Bird and Nature Lovers in Your Life
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44 Perfect Gifts for the Bird and Nature Lovers in Your Life

Whether novice or expert, backyard birder or a globetrotting adventurer, we’ve got something for everyone on your list. Better yet: For many of these products, their purchase also benefits bird habitat.

How Wild Turkeys Made a 49 State Comeback
Healthy Forests

How Wild Turkeys Made a 49 State Comeback

Once, the Wild Turkey vanished from New York. Then it became a conservation success story.

Look Up! An Introduction to Identifying Raptors in Flight
Birds

Look Up! An Introduction to Identifying Raptors in Flight

When hawks and falcons stream across the sky in large numbers, you need a distinct set of birding skills to tell them apart.