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August 10, 2018
Katelyn Shelton

Columbus OYBC Member Featured in National Audubon Article

Katelyn Shelton, a member of the Central Ohio Chapter of the Ohio Young Birders Club, is featured in an article on the national Audubon Web site. […]
August 9, 2018
American Goldfinch (landscape) - Photo Earl Harrison

Conservation Grant Proposals Now Being Accepted

It’s that time of year again!  Columbus Audubon is officially accepting proposals for Conservation Grants for 2019.  We are looking for proposals that support the conservation […]
July 25, 2018
Red-bellied Woodpecker - Earl Harrison

Birds Eat Hundreds of Tons of Insects

If you were wondering about the economic value of the world’s insect-eating (insectivorous) birds, wonder no more! Scientists estimate that birds consume between 400 – 500 […]
July 24, 2018
Tree Swallow Pair on Post - Photo Earl Harrison

Delaware County Conservation – 2018 Early July Updates

Early July is not the best time to report on avian nesting seasons since most species have not finished their seasonal use of nestboxes, nestjars, and […]
July 24, 2018
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Hummingbirds: Jewels of the Sky

Here in Ohio, we marvel at Ruby-throated Hummingbirds, but there are plenty more species of these avian marvels off to our west! The national Audubon web […]
July 14, 2018
CeruleanWarbler_USFWS

Support the Land and Water Conservation Fund

The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) has helped protect birds and their habitats by conserving public land in every state for over 50 years. But, without […]
July 10, 2018
Monarch Butterfly on Swamp Milkweed

Dispatch Article on Backyard Wildlife Habitats

The Columbus Dispatch recently ran an article on local people, including our friend Toni Stahl, who have made their yards into wildlife habitats. It’s not a difficult […]
June 29, 2018

Audubon Center in Local Ad Campaign

The Grange Insurance Audubon Center is featured in the Chamber of Commerce “Ohio Businesses: Good for Life” ad campaign. A short spot has already been released […]
June 25, 2018
Swale at Calamus - Photo Trudy Brandenburg

Calamus Swamp BioBlitz: An Author’s Perspective

I clicked on the May 2018 Song Sparrow newsletter email and scrolled through the events. Interesting. A BioBlitz at Calamus Swamp Preserve, 6:00 am to midnight, May 26. The purpose was to collect data for the preserve and I get jazzed being a citizen scientist.