Welcome to Audubon Alaska

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

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

Bureau of Land Management continues attack on Arctic Alaska
News

Bureau of Land Management continues attack on Alaska's Arctic

Revised plan gives more public land to oil and gas companies at expense of public health.

Federal Judge Sends Massive Logging Project on Prince of Wales Back to the Drawing Board
News

Victory for Old-growth Trees of the Tongass National Forest

Federal Judge Sends Massive Logging Project on Prince of Wales Back to the Drawing Board.

The Collective Geography of Hope
BirdBlog

The Collective Geography of Hope

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Court Shuts Down Interior’s Second Illegal Land Deal with King Cove Corp
News

Court Shuts Down Interior’s Second Illegal Land Deal with King Cove Corp

Ruling sustains protections for vital wetlands in Izembek National Wildlife Refuge and for public lands everywhere.

‘Black Birders Week’ Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors
BirdBlog

‘Black Birders Week’ Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors

Sparked by a racist incident last week in Central Park, the new initiative aims to boost recognition and representation of Black people enjoying and studying the natural world.

Baffling Blackbirds, Whirling Shorebirds, and Elusive Chickadees
BirdBlog

Baffling Blackbirds, Whirling Shorebirds, and Elusive Chickadees

Meet the birds of the proposed Ambler Road corridor in Alaska.

Virtual Public Meetings Put the Teshekpuk Lake Wetlands at Risk
BirdBlog

Virtual Public Meetings Put the Teshekpuk Lake Wetlands at Risk

Problems with the connectivity, lack of accessibility, and an overall break-down of communication means BLM did not adequately connect with the public on this issue.

A Win for Clean Water, Salmon, and our Nation’s Largest Congregation of Bald Eagles
BirdBlog

A Win for Clean Water, Salmon, and our Nation’s Largest Congregation of Bald Eagles

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of clean water in Hawaii, and the impacts extend all the way to the Chilkat Valley in Southeast Alaska.

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