Conservation Articles and News

January 5, 2020
Prairie Warbler - Photo Earl Harrison

2019 Conservation Grant Awards

We are happy to announce our 2019 Conservation Grant Recipients and their exciting projects coming up in 2020: Friends of the Lower Olentangy Watershed (FLOW): Potters’ […]
January 5, 2020
Dick Tuttle

Tuttle, Phillips in Ohio Conservation Hall of Fame

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) recently awarded its highest honor to long-time friend of Columbus Audubon, Duck Tuttle, and his colleague, Dick Phillips. Both […]
December 20, 2019
Bald Eagle - Photo Tim Daniel

Governors Endorse Recovering America’s Wildlife Act

Ohio’s Governor Mike Dewine, along with governors of other states in our region, recently endorsed the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA) in the US House of […]
December 3, 2019
House Wren (Immature)

Fostering House Wren Orphans

Maintaining and monitoring nestboxes for Eastern Bluebirds, Tree Swallows, House Wrens, Carolina Chickadees, Tufted Titmice and other species sometimes provides an opportunity to offer a foster […]
December 3, 2019
Prothonotary Warbler center - Photo Earl Harrison

Productive Golden Swamp Warblers

In 2004, my effort to raise Tree Swallows produced a family of Prothonotary Warblers, Protonotaria citrea, that fledged two from a clutch of five eggs. Since that first […]