Sep 14

News

After Harvey, Plovers Persist at Texas Beaches

Editor’s note: The Port Aransas Nature Preserve in Texas is one of the sites where ABC monitors Piper Plovers and other beach-nesting birds. Nearby Aransas National Wildlife Refuge is a major wintering spot for endangered Whooping Cranes. Hurricane Harvey struck the Port Aransas Nature Preserve at a category-4 level. We asked… Read more >>

Sep 08

Perspectives

Beloved and Deadly, Cats Are the ‘Lion in the Living Room'

House cats are creatures with an astounding natural history, and there are real-world consequences for their presence.… Read more >>

Sep 08

From the Field

Amid Powerful Storms, Bahama Oriole Clings to Existence

The Bahama Oriole survives only on one island in the western Bahamas. Scientists are learning more to try and save this bird, even as hurricanes like Irma threaten its habitat.… Read more >>

Aug 30

From the Field

A New Jersey College Takes Action to Stop Bird Collisions

By applying a film called CollidEscape to the windows of a campus building, Atlantic Cape Community College is looking to reduce the number of bird collisions caused by its reflective glass.… Read more >>

Jun 21

News

Species Maps 2.0 — Using eBird to Understand Bird Distribution

As technology evolves, birders and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology collaborate via eBird to refine species maps for birds around the world.… Read more >>

Jun 16

News

Into Brazil: ABC's Work to Save Some of the World's Rarest Birds

Reflecting on the growth and evolution of American Bird Conservancy's work to save Brazil's rarest birds and the threatened habitats that support them.… Read more >>

Jun 12

News

Piecing Together the BirdScapes Puzzle for Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo

One or more BirdScapes in the southwestern riparian system will ultimately contribute to the conservation of western Yellow-billed Cuckoo and other birds.… Read more >>

Jun 09

News

Of Kings and Migrants — A Look at ABC's New BirdScapes Approach

ABC's new BirdScapes approach seeks to protect migratory birds at the many places they call home — from Pennsylvania to Guatemala and beyond.… Read more >>

Jun 07

News

Wind Energy and Birds FAQ — Part 3: Take Action

From staying informed to rallying others, ABC's Michael Hutchins talks about how readers can support bird-smart wind energy solutions.… Read more >>

May 30

Perspectives

Farewell to ABC's George and Rita Fenwick

After founding and leading American Bird Conservancy for nearly 24 years, George Fenwick is stepping down. Here is how we remember him. Thank you, George.… Read more >>