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 Audubon Nebraska Announces Bill Sellers, New Range Ecologist
News

Audubon Nebraska Announces Bill Sellers, New Range Ecologist

— Sellers will manage and implement the Audubon Conservation Ranching Initiative
Nebraska Conservation Roundtable Holds State Senator Briefing
Advocacy

Nebraska Conservation Roundtable Holds State Senator Briefing

— Roundtable updates Senators on legislative priorities
Avian Ecologist Stephen Brenner Joins the Audubon Nebraska Team
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Avian Ecologist Stephen Brenner Joins the Audubon Nebraska Team

Brenner will conduct research out of Western Nebraska for threatened species like the Thick-billed Longspur and more

Audubon Awarded $175k to Enhance & Restore Butterfly and Bird Habitat
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Audubon Awarded $175k to Enhance & Restore Butterfly and Bird Habitat

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation awarded funds for Audubon’s project focusing on monarch butterfly habitats in Eastern Nebraska.

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer cosponsors the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act
Policy

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer cosponsors the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act

This bipartisan bill would provide funds for at-risk wildlife conservation work locally

Despite a Pledge to Ban It, Oil and Gas Permitting Is Up Under Biden
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Despite a Pledge to Ban It, Oil and Gas Permitting Is Up Under Biden

Legal and political realities seem to have tempered the administration’s ambitions for ending fossil fuel extraction on federal lands.

Infrastructure Bill Provides Important Environmental Provisions, But Leaves More Work To Do
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Infrastructure Bill Provides Important Environmental Provisions, But Leaves More Work To Do

We will continue to work with Congress to strive for environmental justice and a zero-carbon future, filling in the gaps left by this important first step.

It's Time to Redefine 'Birding'
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It's Time to Redefine 'Birding'

Anyone who enjoys birds—wherever, however—should be able to call themselves a birder.

Bird Safety a Concern in National Push to Build More Power Lines
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Bird Safety a Concern in National Push to Build More Power Lines

A carbon-free power sector will require vast new transmission infrastructure, but it shouldn't come at the cost of wildlife, advocates say.

Bipartisan Legislation to Fund Wildlife Recovery Introduced in the U.S. Senate
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Bipartisan Legislation to Fund Wildlife Recovery Introduced in the U.S. Senate

The funding provided will benefit birds, other wildlife, and communities across the United States.

Swainson's Hawk

Latin:  Buteo swainsoni

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Rufous Hummingbird

Latin:  Selasphorus rufus

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Belted Kingfisher

Latin:  Megaceryle alcyon

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Wild Turkey

Latin:  Meleagris gallopavo

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