Survival By Degrees: 389 Bird Species on the Brink

Audubon's new report shows that 200 species that breed, winter, and migrate through North Carolina are at risk.

Wood Thrushes are among more than 200 bird species in North Carolina vulnerable to climate change. Photo: Kelly Colgan Agar/Flickr CC

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Letting it Grow: How Landowners are Helping Birds by Mowing Less
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Letting it Grow: How Landowners are Helping Birds by Mowing Less

Allison Bovée and Mary Vogel have changed their landscaping practices at BirdTown Cabins in western North Carolina to create new bird habitat.

Planting a Mountain Oasis for Birds
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Planting a Mountain Oasis for Birds

Outside of Boone, High Country Audubon is reviving the hillsides and riverbanks of a park with native plants.

Reigniting a Childhood Love of the Outdoors Through Birds
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Reigniting a Childhood Love of the Outdoors Through Birds

Bobbing sandpipers. Tiny toads. Swimming geese. Audubon intern London Thompson finds a lot to love on her first-ever bird walk.

Neighbors Band Together for Golden-winged Warblers
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Neighbors Band Together for Golden-winged Warblers

In Mitchell County, landowners are turning a power line right-of-way into prime habitat for a declining warbler.

Record Least Tern Colony Nests near Wilmington
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Record Least Tern Colony Nests near Wilmington

Growing population highlights the importance of habitat management for North Carolina’s beach-nesting birds.

Audubon Statement on Retirement of “Conservation Giant” Rep. Chuck McGrady
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Audubon Statement on Retirement of “Conservation Giant” Rep. Chuck McGrady

McGrady has been champion of conservation trust funds that protect bird habitat.

Welcoming Golden-winged Warblers to a Working Farm
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Welcoming Golden-winged Warblers to a Working Farm

The owners of Shady Grove Gardens in Ashe County open their farm to birds and birders every spring.

Clean Water Management Trust Fund Gives Birds a Boost
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Clean Water Management Trust Fund Gives Birds a Boost

As lawmakers craft this year’s budget, analysis reveals importance of Clean Water Management Trust Fund to birds.

A City Girl’s First Time Birding
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A City Girl’s First Time Birding

Audubon intern Daija Graves recounts the lessons learned on her first journey into the woods with binoculars.

Save the Date: Audubon North Carolina Summit 2020 takes the Queen City
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Save the Date: Audubon North Carolina Summit 2020 takes the Queen City

Audubon members from across the state will gather in Charlotte next year to celebrate birds.