Rose-breasted Grosbeak. Photo: Kristine Olson/Audubon Photography Awards

In Memory of Paul Johnsgard

Paul Johnsgard was an internationally-known ornithologist, writer, educator, photographer and so much more. He was an active volunteer for Audubon at the state, center, national and chapter levels, helping us towards our conservation goals for birds and the places they need. We are honored to have had his expertise and to call him a friend. He'll be greatly missed and fondly remembered. 

Read more about Paul's life at https://roperandsons.com/paul-johnsgard/

In lieu of flowers, you can send memorials to Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center or the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary.

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