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Audubon New York Statement on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2021 State of the State Address
Advocacy

Audubon New York Statement on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2021 State of the State Address

Green investments rooted in renewable energy and workforce training will jumpstart the post-COVID economy.

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Plum Island Auction Off Table as Congress Repeals Sale Laws
Advocacy

Plum Island Auction Off Table as Congress Repeals Sale Laws

After eight years of advocacy, the path is finally open for permanent protection of this unique place and its critical habitats for endangered wildlife.

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Where to See Bald Eagles in New York
Birding

Where to See Bald Eagles in New York

Here are many of the best locations, statewide, for spotting the ultimate American bird.

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AUDUBON ON THE GROUND

News & Updates

Seabirds and Fisheries Get a Virtual Lift in Congress from Audubon Advocates
Advocacy

Seabirds and Fisheries Get a Virtual Lift in Congress from Audubon Advocates

Grassroots members attend Audubon's annual forage fish fly-in and speak to legislators about the importance of healthy fisheries.

The Myth of John James Audubon
News

The Myth of John James Audubon

The National Audubon Society’s namesake looms large, like his celebrated bird paintings. But he also enslaved people and held white supremacist views, reflecting ethical failings that it is time to bring to the fore.

Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks Across New York
News

Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks Across New York

Now signed by the President, the Great American Outdoors Act is officially law.

Learn About New York's Bond Act, For the Birds
Advocacy

Learn About New York's Bond Act, For the Birds

$3 billion in funding could help improve streams, wetlands, and coasts, benefiting declining species like the Saltmarsh Sparrow.

The Issue with Birds and Glass [plus webinar]
Bird-Friendly Communities

The Issue with Birds and Glass [plus webinar]

What makes birds susceptible to collisions in New York and beyond? Audubon scientists answer.

Virtual lessons shine a spotlight on barriers to equal education
News

Virtual lessons shine a spotlight on barriers to equal education

Audubon New York's "For the Birds!" staff reflect on pivotal moments, pigeons, and "Audubon para ninos"

Virtual Summer Sanctuary Adventures
Centers, Sanctuaries, & Chapters

Virtual Summer Sanctuary Adventures

Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary and Audubon Center is delivering online nature experiences for young adventurers.

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners
Photography

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners

This year's top shots delight with dazzling colors and fresh perspectives.

New York's "Canary on the Coastline" Sings a Warning for Long Island
Coasts

New York's "Canary on the Coastline" Sings a Warning for Long Island

Fragile Saltmarsh Sparrow populations are the driving force behind a new focus on coastal resilience.

Proposed Mines in The Bahamas Threaten Winter Home of Migratory Shorebirds
Coasts

Proposed Mines in The Bahamas Threaten Winter Home of Migratory Shorebirds

Joulter Cays National Park supports birds like Piping Plovers and Red Knots, as well as fishing and ecotourism.