A New Free Film: “Understory”

A New Free Film: “Understory”

A new film, Understory: A Journey Through the Tongass, takes us deep into Alaska’s Tongass National Forest. The film is available on YouTube and on Vimeo. The film’s release comes at a pivotal moment: Now through January 24 the U.S. Forest Service is accepting public comments on a ruling that would reinstate protections for the Tongass, which stores…

Is AI for the Birds?

Is AI for the Birds?

For those interested in how AI (Artificial Intelligence) might be used in studying birds, here’s a webinar that might be of interest. The Institute for Bird Populations (IBP) will present An Introduction to Autonomous Recording Units (ARUs) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Monday, January 31, at 2:00 pm. In this webinar, you can learn the…

Central Ohio Owl Project Update: January 2022
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Central Ohio Owl Project Update: January 2022

The Central Ohio Owl Project’s fall banding effort ended with some exciting results. A total of 16 Northern Saw-whet Owls were caught during fall migration, and two of those already had bands. One had been banded by fellow Ohio owl bander Tom Bartlett on Kelleys Island about three weeks before it showed up in Union…

Next Program: Tuesday, January 25

Next Program: Tuesday, January 25

Please join us as we welcome Audubon Great Lakes’ Senior Director of Conservation, Nat Miller. Nat will detail Audubon’s plans and discuss regional strategies with a focus on Ohio’s Lake Erie coast. As featured in the Columbus Dispatch, the National Audubon Society recently released an ambitious new report titled, Audubon’s Vision: Restoring the Great Lakes for Birds…