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A note from our Executive Director on building a better future for birds and people!

Bufflehead. Photo: Pam Polcyn

BirdBlog
BirdBlog

BirdBlog

Follow our blog and keep up on latest news and notes on birds and conservation in Alaska.

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News
Press Releases

News

Read current press releases and news articles on birds and conservation in Alaska.

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Climate Change in Alaska
Conservation

Climate Change in Alaska

A closer look at recent climate-related impacts

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Audubon Alaska's 2020 Bird of the Year
Birds

Meet the Crested Auklet

The 2020 Alaska Bird of the Year!

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Southeast Alaska Birding Trail
Southeast Alaska Birding Trail

Southeast Alaska Birding Trail

Southeast Alaska is a fantastic place to go birding. Explore the area using this virtual trail as your guide.

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Important Bird Areas
Important Bird Areas

Important Bird Areas

Learn about Alaska's most important hotspots for breeding, migrating, and wintering birds.

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Alaska WatchList
Conservation

Alaska WatchList

Highlighting Declining and Vulnerable Bird Populations

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Our State's Birds

Recent News

BLMʼs Final EIS on Willow continues Trump administrationʼs Arctic exploitation
Press Releases

BLMʼs Final EIS on Willow continues Trump administrationʼs Arctic exploitation

— Willow is the first step toward oil and gas drilling in the Teshekpuk Lake wetlands, a region important for millions of birds from across the globe.
Audubon Applauds Bi-partisan Support to Protect Bristol Bay
BirdBlog

Audubon Applauds Bi-partisan Support to Protect Bristol Bay

Joe Biden joins U.S. senators, country music stars, and even President Trump’s son, Donald Trump, Jr. in opposing Pebble Mine.

Groups Sue Trump Administration over Illegal Approval of Ambler Road
Press Releases

Groups Sue Trump Administration over Illegal Approval of Ambler Road

— Lawsuit charges agencies with violating ANILCA, NEPA, the Clean Water Act, and other laws
Forage Fish and Seabirds Are Critical to Alaska’s Future
BirdBlog

Forage Fish and Seabirds Are Critical to Alaska’s Future

Learn how you can help us make a difference!

The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Give Thumbs Up to Pebble Mine
Press Releases

The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Give Thumbs Up to Pebble Mine

Mine threatens one of the world’s greatest concentration of seabirds and largest salmon runs.

Department of Interior Approves Devastating Road Project in Alaska
Press Releases

Department of Interior Approves Devastating Road Project in Alaska

New road through Gates of the Arctic National Park and vital wetlands puts boreal birds from around the world at risk.

Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks across Alaska
Press Releases

Great American Outdoors Act Will Benefit Birds, People, and Parks across Alaska

— With approval from Congress, the Great American Outdoors Act goes to the President to sign.
Good News for Alaska's Endemic Wolf
News

Good News for Alaska's Endemic Wolf

— Alaska’s Alexander Archipelago wolf receives another chance at listing under the Endangered Species Act to prevent extinction.
Ambler's Rivers & Streams
BirdBlog

Ambler's Rivers & Streams

Meet the fascinating fish that feed the landscape of Ambler, Alaska.

Long-Awaited House Report Provides Blueprint for Congress on Climate Change
News

Long-Awaited House Report Provides Blueprint for Congress on Climate Change

House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis offers guidance for rebuilding a cleaner future in the wake of COVID-19

How you can help, right now