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, […]
December 2, 2017
Hooded Warbler - Photo Alan Schmierer

The Future for Neotropical Migrants

Our friends at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology have released a study on the combined effects of climate change and habitat loss for the future of […]
November 27, 2017
Carolina Chickadee (Immature)

Chickadees Replace Brain Cells

Here’s a trick that I wish I knew how to do: the Black-capped Chickadee can trade old brain cells for new ones! Did you ever wonder […]
November 27, 2017
Horned Grebe - Photo Earl Harrison

Bird Molt Basics

The national Audubon Web site has an interesting article on bird molts. What’s a molt, you ask? Well, we know that birds have plumages — feathers […]
November 26, 2017
Gary and Kari with the Passenger Pigeon Lost Bird Sculpture

“The Five-Bird Quest”: Finding Meaning in the Lost Bird Project

“Should we sit here?” Kari asks, pointing to a bench. “I think I’ll stand,” chimes in her husband. Only minutes before inside the Grange Audubon Center […]
November 25, 2017
Snowy Owl - Photo Earl Harrison

Snowies on the Way

Hold onto your binoculars: It looks like this winter will be a big one for Snowy Owls in Ohio. According to Project SNOWstorm, the data is […]
November 25, 2017
King Eider - Photo Earl Harrison

“For the Love of Birds” TED Talk

Love Birds? Love TED Talks? You won’t want to pass up this TED Talk For the Love of Birds! From the glorious crested guinea fowl to […]
November 25, 2017
Northern Cardinal - Photo Earl Harrison

Seasonal Seeds and Winter Shelters

If you’re anything like me, you’ve always wanted to spread holiday cheer to all creatures in the world. As a child I would sit and look […]