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January 9, 2018
Calamus Swamp: Repairing damaged boardwalk

Calamus Swamp Update: Construction Video

Enjoy a video montage of photos from recent trail improvement projects at Calamus Swamp.
January 6, 2018

Conservation Grant Awards Announced

Columbus Audubon is excited to announce the 2017 Conservation Grant recipients! Franklinton Farms, for their project Bird Conservation Through Avian Architecture At Franklinton Farms. Columbus Audubon will […]
January 6, 2018
Snowy Owl Head On - Photo Earl Harrison

Snowy Owls: Mind Your Manners

Jim Tomko is President of the Audubon Society of Greater Cleveland, and the Cleveland area is ground zero for winter Snowy Owl visits to Ohio. Jim […]
January 5, 2018

Crosley Guide – Waterfowl

If you like the Crossley ID Guide series, or if you've never seen any other books by Crossley, take a look at this volume on waterfowl.
December 30, 2017
Al Blyth, Tom Sheley, Chuck Blyth at Calamus Stairway Project 12-20-17

Calamus Swamp Update: December, 2017

Read about the latest project at Calamus Swamp: completing reconstruction of two stairway connectors from the Calamus loop trail to the Pickaway County Parks and Recreation Rail Trail at the south end of the preserve.
December 29, 2017

One Wild Bird at a Time

Noted author Bernd Heinrich tells us tales of a series of individual birds of multiple species and finds that there is still much to learn about even our most common birds.
December 22, 2017

Theodore Roosevelt

Darrin Lunde, Museum Specialist in the Division of Mammals at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, explores Teddy Roosevelt’s lifelong passion for the natural world.
December 22, 2017
Bald Eagle - Photo Earl Harrison

Nesting Eagles in Columbus!

One of our great Columbus Audubon supporters told us some exciting information: a pair of Bald Eagles are are nesting along the Scioto River near the […]
December 7, 2017
Sign at the entrance to Calamus Swamp

Great Things Happening at Calamus Swamp

Columbus Audubon’s Own Nature Preserve This fall has been a busy time at Calamus Swamp, Columbus Audubon’s own nature preserve located just west of Circleville. Volunteers, […]