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Audubon Submits Legal Objection to Diversion of Platte River Water

Audubon Submits Legal Objection to Diversion of Platte River Water

— Last week, Audubon Nebraska submitted a legal objection to a proposal that would transfer water from the Platte River to the Republican River.
Nebraska Must Pass LB283: Take Action on Climate Change

Nebraska Must Pass LB283: Take Action on Climate Change

— Audubon Nebraska is in support of LB283, a bill that calls for climate research and the development of a climate action plan in Nebraska. The bill could be up for a vote soon, potentially in the next couple weeks.
Audubon Hosts Virtual, Family-friendly Event about Fireflies

Audubon Hosts Virtual, Family-friendly Event about Fireflies

— The Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary and Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center have collaborated to create a family-friendly event surrounding fireflies.
A Win for Whooping Cranes: Court Vacates Permit for R-Project

A Win for Whooping Cranes: Court Vacates Permit for R-Project

— June 17 marked a win for the endangered Whooping Cranes when the District Court of Colorado vacated the permit for the “R-Project,” a 225-mile electrical transmission line.
Bigger Than Life Birds: Behind the Bird Billboards

Bigger Than Life Birds: Behind the Bird Billboards

— Birds do demand attention, especially now during migration and breeding season. And 40-foot Meadowlarks and Blue Jays definitely caught the interest of Audubon Nebraska.
Audubon Celebrates Native Plants through New Facebook Series

Audubon Celebrates Native Plants through New Facebook Series

— Through the growing season, Audubon Nebraska will have a “Native Plant of the Week” Facebook post every Thursday at 3 pm to feature different native plants in Nebraska. This series is to promote Audubon’s Plants for Birds program, a key focus for this year’s Marian Langan Young Leaders.
Spring Creek Salon Series Workshops Now Offered Online for Free

Spring Creek Salon Series Workshops Now Offered Online for Free

— The Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center (SCPAC) will have their Salon Series online this year in response to the coronavirus situation. The series will be at 6:30 pm on April 9, 16 and 23 with a focus on native plants in Nebraska.
A Special Message From Audubon's President and CEO Regarding COVID-19

A Special Message From Audubon's President and CEO Regarding COVID-19

— Amid the coronavirus pandemic, David Yarnold shares thoughts of empathy, compassion, and community.
Birding Is the Perfect Activity While Practicing Social Distancing

Birding Is the Perfect Activity While Practicing Social Distancing

— This global pandemic has us all pretty freaked out. Handled responsibly, open space and wildlife observation might be just the balm you need.
CANCELLED - Flying Free: An Inspiring Crane and Art Talk

CANCELLED - Flying Free: An Inspiring Crane and Art Talk

— This event has been cancelled due to upcoming weather conditions.