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Snowy Owl. Photo: Bernard Friel / APA 2015

BirdBlog
BirdBlog

BirdBlog

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

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Press Releases
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

Ending the Year with Gratitude and Hope
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Ending the Year with Gratitude and Hope

A note from our executive director, Natalie Dawson.

Will Mining Get "FAST" Tracked?
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Will Mining Get "FAST" Tracked?

FAST-41 and why is it bad for birds and Alaska.

Audubon Supports the Call to Permanently Protect Bristol Bay
BirdBlog

Audubon Supports the Call to Permanently Protect Bristol Bay

We stand with the leaders of Bristol Bay who are calling for permanent protections to the world’s largest wild salmon fishery and one of the most important places for birds on the planet.

Building a New Foundation for Our Future
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Building a New Foundation for Our Future.

There is still work to be done as we move forward, together.

Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain
Press Releases

Alaskans Oppose Planned Lease Sale of Sacred Coastal Plain

— The Trump administration to take next step toward a lease sale in the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest
Press Releases

Forest Service Remove Roadless Protections for Tongass National Forest

— Agency’s final action ignores public input and disregards importance of old-growth trees for local communities, fish, and birds.
Groups condemn continued attack on Arctic Alaska as BLM releases Record of Decision on Willow Project
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Groups Condemn Continued Attack on Arctic Alaska as BLM Releases Record of Decision on Willow Project

— Todayʼs Record of Decision on the proposed Willow project marks the final step in a review process defined by consistent dismissal of public input and sloppy and rushed approval of ConocoPhillips' sprawling infrastructure plan.
Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
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Seismic Oil and Gas Exploration Will Scar the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

— Proposed seismic testing would damage important habitat for nesting birds and denning polar bear.
Legal Victory in the Tongass National Forest Goes Unchallenged by Department of Justice
Press Releases

Legal Victory in the Tongass National Forest Goes Unchallenged by Department of Justice

— Voluntary dismissal of appeal keeps Prince of Wales Island protected from logging.
House Introduces Sweeping Legislation to Tackle Climate Change on Our Coasts
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House Introduces Sweeping Legislation to Tackle Climate Change on Our Coasts

— The Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act calls for urgent action on the issues facing our ocean and coasts.

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