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Audubon Christmas Bird Count
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Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Find a count near you and join us to contribute to the nation's longest-running community science bird project.

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Marsh Restoration Benefits Threatened Long Island Community
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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.

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How one of New York's largest landowners manages forests for birds
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How one of New York's largest landowners manages forests for birds

Birds that nest in young forest, like the Ruffed Grouse and White-throated Sparrow, now have a home at the Kunjamuk Young Forest Demonstration Project.

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AUDUBON ON THE GROUND

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The 2021 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners and Honorable Mentions
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The 2021 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners and Honorable Mentions

Thousands of people entered photographs and—for the first time— videos in this year’s contest. The finest images showed birdlife at its most tranquil, clever, and powerful.

[PRESS RELEASE] Town of Hempstead Wins Audubon’s First-Ever Share the Shore Award
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[PRESS RELEASE] Town of Hempstead Wins Audubon’s First-Ever Share the Shore Award

This Long Island community's dedication to beach stewardship has made a haven for birds and local people.

How Town of Hempstead Made an Award-Winning Beach for Birds
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How Town of Hempstead Made an Award-Winning Beach for Birds

For nearly five decades, this Long Island town has made their entire shoreline a haven for birds.

Share the Shore "Take Action Toolkit" for Local Communities
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Share the Shore "Take Action Toolkit" for Local Communities

Launch award-worthy programs and projects for birds and people.

Audubon Celebrates "Share The Shore" Award Winners
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Audubon Celebrates "Share The Shore" Award Winners

Vulnerable beach-nesting birds don’t just need our help, they need an award-worthy commitment.

Budget Will Fund New York State Birding Trail and Reauthorize the Bond Act
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Budget Will Fund New York State Birding Trail and Reauthorize the Bond Act

— The Restore Mother Nature Bond Act, paired with historic funding levels for the Environmental Protection Fund, will enable us to substantially invest in safe recreation, clean air and water, and healthy habitats our birds need.
Long Island Marsh Site Selected for Urgent Restoration
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Long Island Marsh Site Selected for Urgent Restoration

Sunken Meadow State Park has the potential to support declining Saltmarsh Sparrows, in danger of extinction due to sea level rise.

How Many Birds Will You Find During This Year's Great Backyard Bird Count?
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How Many Birds Will You Find During This Year's Great Backyard Bird Count?

Annual worldwide birdwatching event runs from February 12 to 15, 2021.

Cuomo's 2021 Budget Proposal Delivers for the Environment
Advocacy

Cuomo's 2021 Budget Proposal Delivers for the Environment

As New Yorkers rediscover the joy of birds and the outdoors, the Governor unveils a strong environmental agenda.

Delaware River Watershed Sees Growing Congressional Support, Spelling Hope for Birds
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Delaware River Watershed Sees Growing Congressional Support, Spelling Hope for Birds

In the final days of 2020, Congress boosted funding for the crucial Delaware River Basin Restoration Program and critical regional conservation efforts.