Feb 28

Perspectives

Migratory Birds Are Worth Protecting: A Response to The Wall Street Journal

The benefits of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act far outweigh the costs, argue American Bird Conservancy and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.… Read more >>

Dec 30

Perspectives

To Save Migratory Birds, ABC Goes Where the Birds Go

ABC’s Migratory Bird Program identifies the challenges birds face—wherever they travel—and implements solutions where they will make the most impact.… Read more >>

Dec 30

Perspectives

A Life Shaped by Bird Migration

As we bid farewell to 2016, ABC President George Fenwick recounts his many experiences with migratory birds, and introduces a new ABC initiative to help save migratory birds. … Read more >>

Dec 21

Perspectives

Cuba Welcomes Migratory Birds (and Ecotourists)

Cuba is home to 373 bird species—including many that migrate from North America and elsewhere, and some that are found nowhere else on Earth.… Read more >>

Dec 20

News

In Central America, Clues about Golden-Winged Warbler Migration

To protect the Golden-winged Warblers that breed in North America, scientists study the birds in their wintering habitat in Central and South America.… Read more >>

Dec 14

From the Field

Saving Gulf Coast Shorebirds, One Beach at a Time

From Florida to Texas, ABC helps migratory shorebirds and seabirds breed in safety on Gulf Coast beaches.… Read more >>

Dec 07

From the Field

Warblers Help Unlock the Secrets of Migration

Biologists use tiny high-tech backpacks to track warblers as they migrate from their breeding grounds to their wintering grounds, and back again.… Read more >>

Nov 30

News

Meet Elmer, One Smart, Lucky Cerulean Warbler

Saving American migratory birds is the most ambitious bird conservation challenge ever undertaken. Follow one warbler's journey, and learn how you can help. … Read more >>

Oct 04

From the Field

Video: How Do Scientists Map a Songbird's Migration?

Researchers are tracking songbird migration to help conservationists better protect and manage habitat across the birds' full life cycles.… Read more >>

Sep 22

From the Field

Meet the Streamertail, the 'Most Beautiful Bird in Jamaica'

Work is under way to enhance conservation opportunities to benefit Jamaica's national bird in one of the country’s most remarkable protected areas: the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park. … Read more >>