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May 4, 2021

Coffee for the Birds

You can help save your favorite birds while enjoying a cup of java. It's a win-win: find out how.
May 2, 2021

Lights Out for Spring Migrants

As spring migrants begin to make their way through Ohio, it’s time to turn off unnecessary outdoor lights and keep indoor lights inside. The birds are counting on you!
April 29, 2021
Bald Eagle - Photo Earl Harrison

Recovering America’s Wildlife Act

The Recovering America’s Wildife Act (RAWA) was introduced in Congress on Earth Day! This act would provide funds to help state conservation programs. No new taxes […]
April 29, 2021
Song Sparrow - Photo Tom Sheley

In the Footsteps of Margaret Morse Nice

You probably know that our “mascot”, the Song Sparrow, has a special place in the history of central Ohio ornithology. (Check out Song Sparrow web page […]
April 18, 2021

Owl Project Update: April 2021

The Central Ohio Owl Project was very successful this winter, with over 1,600 owl sightings and over a dozen owls banded. Project leader Dr Blake Mathys reports in on the project, which was proudly supported by Columbus Audubon.
April 16, 2021
Gabe's scout team

Eagle Scout Bluebird Project

Gabe Rich, a senior at Westerville Central High School, became an Eagle Scout with a project that was truly for the birds!
April 15, 2021
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Gardening at the GIAC

If you are interested in or have been involved in gardening at the Grange Insurance Audubon Center, you are invited to attend their gardening workday and […]
April 12, 2021
Ohio Division of Wildlife logo

Magee Marsh Boardwalk Limited Opening

The famous birding boardwalk at the Magee Marsh Wildlife Area has been closed due to the pandemic. Now, the Ohio Division of Wildlife has announced a […]
March 10, 2021
Canada Goose with Brant - Parker Garver

The Adventures of a 13 Year Old on a January 100 Mission

January 17:  I was in my room, sleeping peacefully, and, ironically, dreaming about seeing a Yellow-bellied Sapsucker on a telephone pole.  I was awakened by my […]