Birds Can Provide Refuge During COVID-19

We've created some "bird therapy" to help during this stressful time.
Snowy Owl
Snowy Owl. Photo: Bruno Struck / APA 2017

Birds bring us joy all the time, but especially in trying times. Whether you just need an emotional lift, are unable to enjoy the outdoors, or in desperate need of distraction, look no further than this birdy care package. 

A message from Audubon Alaska's executive director reminding us that we are not alone. 
Owls are birds of prey.
Great Gray Owl. Photo: Shirley Donald / APA 2018
When it comes to birds, owls are a common favorite, with their huge eyes, wise reputation, and piercing talons. Learn more about these amazing birds in this issue of Audubon Advantures.
You can go birding while still maintaining social distance.
Birders. Photo: Ben Sullender

Birding Is the Perfect Activity While Practicing Social Distancing. (article) 

Handled responsibly, open space and wildlife observation can be safe, healthy, and therapeutic.

Baby birds are cute and bring us joy!
Canada Goose. Photo: Michale Cohen/ APA 2016

Relax and enjoy photos of sweet baby birds. (photo gallery)

This gallery consists of images submitted to Audubon's annual Photography Awards

Baby birds are cute and bring us joy!
Snowy Owl chicks. Photo: Kiliii Yuyan

More photos of baby birds! (photo gallery)

Get your daily dose of avian cuteness with these entries from the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards.

Sandhill Cranes.
Sandhill Cranes. Photo: John Schoen
Enjoy this live stream video of migrating Sandhill Cranes courtesty of Audubon's Rowe Sanctuary. 
Most Ospreys that breed in North America migrate to Central and South America for the winter.
Osprey in Anchorage, AK. Photo: Annette Lopez
Get a fascinating, close-up view of Osprey in this live video stream courtesy of Audubon Connecticut.  

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