Fire and birds

Increased trend of wildfire across the Golden State is putting pressure on birds and habitat

Firefighter works one of the many fires raging in California. Photo: USDA

California voters approve Proposition 68
Salton Sea

California voters approve Proposition 68

$4 billion bond measure supported by Audubon will fund programs for safe parks, clean water, natural resources protection, climate change preparedness, and relief for the Salton Sea

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Tricolored Blackbird gets new protections in fight to stave off extinction
Audublog

Tricolored Blackbird gets new protections in fight to stave off extinction

California Fish and Game Commission adds struggling bird to state endangered species list.

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Bill defending California’s migratory birds passes critical Senate committee vote
Conservation

Bill defending California’s migratory birds passes critical Senate committee vote

Assembly Bill 2627 seeks to protect California birds in the face of federal attacks on the Migratory Bird Treaty Act

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Audubon Assembly 2018
Audubon California Assembly

Save the Date 2018 Audubon Assembly

The 2018 Audubon California Assembly will be an exciting opportunity for you to meet with Chapter Leaders and members from all over the state to enjoy birding, explore conservation opportunities and practices, share stories with leaders from various regions, and establish peer-to-peer collaborations and partnerships.

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Salton Sea
Salton Sea

Securing a home for birds at the Salton Sea

Audubon California is helping secure the future of one of the state's key bird habitats.

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Sarah Rose named executive director of Audubon California
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Sarah Rose named executive director of Audubon California

National Audubon Society taps well-known strategic leader to run one of its premiere state programs

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Protecting Humboldt Bay
Humboldt Bay

Protecting Humboldt Bay

Humboldt Bay is one of the most important stopovers for birds along the Pacific Flyway

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Saving the Tricolored Blackbird
Tricolored Blackbird

Saving the Tricolored Blackbird

This rare California bird needs our help to survive.

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Birds we're diggin'

A brief history of Audubon in California

Audubon California was established in 1996 as a field program of the National Audubon Society, overseeing the organization's properties and leading conservation efforts. But our work in California goes back to the earliest days of the national organization, even before its formal founding. Audubon's legacy of conservation and activism in the Golden State establishes it as a force for conservation along the Pacific Flyway. Learn more about it.