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September 10, 2020
Patsy Deerhake

Everyday Heroes: Patsy Deerhake

The Columbus Dispatch recently honored Clintonville resident Patsy Deerhake as an “Everyday Hero”. We at Columbus Audubon salute Patsy as well — she took the lead […]
September 10, 2020
Northern Cardinal - Photo Alan Schmierer

Climate Presentation: Recording Available

If you want to hear Dr Terry Root's September 8 climate presentation again, or you missed it the first time, a recording is now available.
September 4, 2020
Rocky Fork Metro Park Wetland - Photo Kim Martin

Working Wetlands Webinar

Do you own or manage a wetland area, whether large or small? Do you want to learn more about how wetlands can work for you? The […]
August 29, 2020
Monarch Butterfly on Swamp Milkweed

Happy Anniversary, Nature Scoop!

August was the 14-year anniversary of Nature Scoop, the online newsletter published by our friend, Toni Stahl. Congratulations Toni, and thanks for your hard work. Special […]
August 29, 2020
Laysan Albatross Mother and Chick - Photo National Marine Sanctuaries

Albatrosses Could Police the Oceans

Learn how Wandering Albatrosses could help detect pirate fishing -- the same illegal fishing that often kills albatrosses.
August 18, 2020
Mallard - Photo Earl Harrison

Great American Outdoors Act Becomes Law

Showing that bipartisan legislation still can pass occasionally, the Great American Outdoors Act was passed and was signed into law on August 4. Groups from the […]
August 17, 2020
Sandhill Crane Soaring - Photo Earl Harrison

Migratory Bird Treaty Act Restored to Health

In a huge win for bird conservation, a federal court struck down the current administration’s reinterpretation of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. You can read background […]
August 16, 2020
Chimney Swift Overhead - Photo Jim Mcculloch

Swift Nights Out: August 14 – 16, 2020

Swift Night Out is the weekend for official counts of roosting Chimney Swifts. The swifts provide a spectacle as they swirl in the air, only to drop into a chimney for the night. The counts help scientists to follow swift populations.
August 15, 2020
American Goldfinch (landscape) - Photo Earl Harrison

Call for Conservation Grant Proposals

It’s that time of year again!  Columbus Audubon is officially accepting proposals for Conservation Grants for 2021.  We are looking for proposals that support the conservation […]