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Read the latest coverage of Audubon North Carolina programs. For media inquiries, contact Mary Alice Holley, 919.864.0428 or email.

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Asheville Citizen-Times: WNC takes flight with Christmas Bird Count
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Citizen Times: WNC takes flight with Christmas Bird Count

The Christmas Bird Count has begun and Audubon needs everyone's help to gain as much knowledge about the birds as possible. Follow or participate in this free citizen science project that has progressively grown throughout the years.

Black Mountain News: Audubon Christmas Bird Count underway for the 116th time
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Black Mountain News: Audubon Christmas Bird Count underway for the 116 time

Both the Audubon Christmas Bird Count and the Backyard Bird Count contribute to our understanding of birds and how to protect them nationwide.

Carolina Parent: Audubon NC Makes It Easy to Grow a Bird-Friendly Garden
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Carolina Parent: Audubon NC Makes It Easy to Grow a Bird-Friendly Garden

Audubon's Bird-Friendly Communities program brings together gardeners and bird lovers.

UNC-TV: A Resting Point
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UNC-TV: A Resting Point

Resting and refueling on the journey are critical. People need to do it and so do piping plovers because the tiny bird travels thousands of miles in one year.

Charlotte Observer: A DIY response to climate change
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Charlotte Observer: A DIY response to climate change

Audubon has a spirit that can overcome political gridlock.

News & Observer: Raleigh turns out lights for birds
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News & Observer: Raleigh turns out lights for birds

‘Lights Out’ program dovetails with Raleigh’s conservation efforts

UNC-TV: A big day for a little bird
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UNC-TV: A big day for a little bird

Brown-headed Nuthatches make their home in the southeast because of the temperate climate and abundance of pine trees.

Philanthropy Journal: A Southern Home for a Southern Bird: Success Through Nonprofit Storytelling
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Philanthropy Journal: A Southern Home for a Southern Bird: Success Through Nonprofit Storytelling

The Brown-headed Nuthatch, a southern bird born and bred, needs your help to find a good home. These birds need more nest boxes today, so we can enjoy them for generations to come.

Winston-Salem Journal: Adding bird-friendly native plants helps everyone
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Winston-Salem Journal: Adding bird-friendly native plants helps everyone

Providing the right kind of plants and elements in your landscape allows birds the three basic winter essentials: food, water and shelter.

WRAL: This idea's for the birds: Raleigh to dim building lights
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WRAL: This idea's for the birds: Raleigh to dim building lights

Raleigh plans to implement "bird-friendly lighting strategies" as part of its 2030 Comprehensive Plan, a long-range plan that covers energy conservation and wildlife habitat as well as neighborhood and economic development.

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