Media Releases

Read the latest press releases from Audubon North Carolina. For media inquiries, contact Kim Brand at 336-391-9614 or via email.

Latest Media Releases

Audubon Supports “BEST” Legislation to Hasten Renewable Energy Storage
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Audubon Supports “BEST” Legislation to Hasten Renewable Energy Storage

— Our Changing Climate is the Greatest Threat Birds Face, Clean Energy is Key Solution.
Audubon: Congress Must Pass New Bird Protection Bill
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Audubon: Congress Must Pass New Bird Protection Bill

— Bird Emergency Requires Urgent Action.
Audubon North Carolina Invites You to Celebrate 120th Christmas Bird Count
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Audubon Invites You to Celebrate 120 Years of the Annual Christmas Bird Count

— Between December 14 and January 5, participants will join the world’s longest-running wildlife census, contributing invaluable data to bird research.
Audubon Receives State, Federal Grants to Enhance Resiliency on Currituck Sound
Coast

Audubon Receives State, Federal Grants to Enhance Resiliency on Currituck Sound

— New funding will support long-term resilience planning for coastal birds and communities.
Audubon, NC DEQ's Regan, Grandfather Mountain officials talk WNC climate threats
Working Lands

Audubon, DEQ Sec. Regan, Grandfather Mountain officials talk climate threats in WNC

— More than half of the breeding birds in the state threatened by changes to our climate can be found in western North Carolina.
Statement on Omission of Multiyear Ratemaking Portion of Senate Bill 559
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Statement on Omission of Multiyear Ratemaking Portion of Senate Bill 559

— Audubon calls for energy companies, conservation groups, and ratepayers to work together toward plans for clean, reliable power.
Audubon Urges Lights Off After Hundreds of Chimney Swifts Collide with Building
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After "Perfect Storm" Chimney Swift Building Collision, Audubon Urges for Lights Off

— Hundreds of swifts collided with the NASCAR Hall of Fame building in Charlotte Oct. 15.
New Audubon Science: Two-Thirds of North American Birds at Risk of Extinction Due to Climate Change
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New Audubon Science: Two-Thirds of North American Birds at Risk of Extinction Due to Climate Change

— More than 200 species that breed, winter, and migrate through North Carolina are vulnerable.
New Food Hall Welcomes Chimney Swifts to Historic Building
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New Food Hall Welcomes Chimney Swifts to Historic Building

Audubon recognizes Transfer Co. Food Hall for its commitment to birds and conservation.

Statement on Duke Energy’s Goal of Net Zero Carbon Emissions
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Statement on Duke Energy’s Goal of Net Zero Carbon Emissions

— Audubon challenges Duke Energy to work with stakeholders on energy policies that can deliver on this ambitious and extremely urgent goal.

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