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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 […]
August 15, 2020
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

How to Make Hummingbird Nectar

Learn how to make hummingbirds' favorite food: nectar.
August 1, 2020
2020 Winners - Grand Prize - Double-crested Cormorant

Audubon Photo Contest Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 National Audubon Photography Awards!  Take a look at the stunning shots selected by this year’s judges. They are just […]
July 20, 2020
Lois Day with EcoWeekend Volunteer Award

In Memoriam: Lois Day

Columbus Audubon is saddened to report that long time Executive Secretary and member, Lois Day, passed away on July 19. Lois was beloved for her passion for birds and for Columbus Audubon, as well as for her ready smile and cheerful voice, by all who met her. She will be greatly missed.
June 19, 2020
Tree Swallow on Post - Photo Earl Harrison

Virtual Cavity-nesting Birding Tour

Join Dr Kelly Williams and her group at Ohio University for a virtual tour of their nestbox trail for cavity-nesting birds in Athens.
May 17, 2020
Tom Sheley: Song Sparrow

Big Day Competition: CA Cleans Up!

Columbus Audubon takes on all comers in a friendly birding competition!
March 29, 2020
Laysan Albatross Mother and Chick - Photo National Marine Sanctuaries

Stuck at Home? View a Webcam!

Are you sheltering in place — and getting pretty bored? Or do you still go to work — but need some help relaxing? Check out the animal […]