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Court Strikes Down Trump Administration Policy That Let Companies Kill Birds
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Court Strikes Down Trump Administration Policy That Let Companies Kill Birds

In a major victory for conservation groups, a federal judge ruled that the Migratory Bird Treaty Act covers unintentional but avoidable avian deaths.

Ask Kenn Kaufman: Why Do Birds Abandon Nests for No Apparent Reason?
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Ask Kenn Kaufman: Why Do Birds Abandon Nests for No Apparent Reason?

Also this month: How did Hawaii get its owls? And who is the best ear birder Kenn's ever met?

Birdwatching Is a Bright Spot in a Pandemic-Stricken Economy
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Birdwatching Is a Bright Spot in a Pandemic-Stricken Economy

Sales are through the roof for seed suppliers, birdhouse builders, and small businesses helping people connect with the nature in their backyards.

Revealing the Past to Create the Future
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Revealing the Past to Create the Future

As Audubon deepens its commitment to antiracism, we owe members and others a full accounting and reckoning with John James Audubon himself.

The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners
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The 2020 Audubon Photography Awards: Winners

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

Nebraska Must Pass LB283: Take Action on Climate Change
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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 Nebraska Centers Receive over $700,000 in NET Grants
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Audubon Nebraska Centers Receive over $700,000 in NET Grants

The Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary and the Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center were awarded grants from the Nebraska Environmental Trust totaling over $700,000 over the next few years.

Audubon Hosts Virtual, Family-friendly Event about Fireflies
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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
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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.

U.S. Senate Votes to Protect Birds, Improve Parks, and Create Jobs
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U.S. Senate Votes to Protect Birds, Improve Parks, and Create Jobs

Bipartisan legislation to provide permanent funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund advances out of the U.S. Senate.

   

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