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February 6, 2019
American Kestrel on Wire - Photo Earl Harrison

Kestrel vs. Owl

Check out this fun video produced by the BBC comparing the hunting abilities of an American Kestrel to a Barn Owl. Just the thing for watching […]
January 11, 2019
Pied-billed Grebe (immature) - Photo Earl Harrison

Dinosaurs at COSI, Oh My!

Our friends at COSI have an event coming up that might interest Columbus Audubon bird lovers. On January 17, 2019 Dale Gnidovec from Orton Geological Museum […]
December 29, 2018
Eastern Bluebird - Photo Earl Harrison

Audubon Wins

Audubon and our birds have had plenty of challenges this year. But we’ve won on a number of issues, protecting the birds that we love and […]
December 10, 2018
A tired but happy work group after a job well done - Photo Tom Sheley

Calamus Update: November 10 Work Day

It was a brisk day — but the cold didn’t stop us!  We had a productive and fun day trimming back and clearing invasive honeysuckle.  Although […]
November 30, 2018
Thomas Tree Dedication: Fagan - Boyd

Edward S Thomas Tree at Green Lawn

November 28, 2018
Grey Crowned Crane

Saving Cranes in Rwanda

At Columbus Audubon’s November 27 program, Laura Peirson inspired by telling us about work to save the endangered Grey-crowned Crane in Rwanda. Laura and her colleagues […]
November 21, 2018

Year of the Bird Experience Day

One beautiful fall day in October, more than 250 people celebrated the Year of the Bird at Grange Audubon Center. In a single day event, birders […]
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. […]
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 […]