Press Center

Audubon California is one of the leading voices for birds and conservation in the Golden State, and a resource for members of the media looking for information on topics such as birds, habitat conservation, climate change, wildlife policy, and a variety of related issues. Representatives of our organization appear in the press regularly and are happy to share their expertise.

To speak to an Audubon California expert, contact our Communications Department:

Garrison Frost
Director of Marketing and Communications
gfrost@audubon.org
(415) 644-4604

Rachelle House
Development Communications Associate
rhouse@audubon.org
415.644.4601

Press releases

Coastal California Gnatcatcher saved from endangered species delisting attempt
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Coastal California Gnatcatcher saved from endangered species delisting attempt

— Green groups triumph over developers’ efforts to thwart conservation of much-loved bird
Legislature's passage of Senate Bill 32 protects the health of people and birds
Audublog

Passage of SB 32 safeguards health of people and birds

— Extension of California's landmark climate change law extends the state's leadership in this vital area.
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Audubon California statement regarding proposed use of state cap-and-trade revenue

— Funding reinforces value of natural and working lands in helping the state meet its global greenhouse gas emission reduction goals.
Lake Mead announcement emphasizes importance of resolving water supply reliability in CO River and Salton Sea
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Lake Mead announcement emphasizes importance of resolving water supply reliability in CO River and Salton Sea

— Audubon California urges state and federal officials to secure water supply reliability in the Lower Colorado Basin and the Salton Sea.
100% of vulnerable Tricolored Blackbird  colonies on farmland saved
Tricolored Blackbird

100% of vulnerable Tricolored Blackbird colonies on farmland saved

— Buy-out program successfully protects imperiled California species
Gotta catch ‘em all? Pokemon Go players find real-world wildlife at Richardson Bay Audubon Center
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Gotta catch ‘em all? Pokemon Go players find real-world wildlife at Richardson Bay Audubon Center

— Pokemon Go players have streamed into the Richardson Bay Audubon Center & Sanctuary since the game’s release on July 6.
Bird Lovers United to Count Brown Pelicans
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Bird Lovers United to Count Brown Pelicans

— Two hour birding blitz was first of its kind and will aid conservation of an iconic species
​Los Angeles County parks measure will have multiple benefits for people and birds
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L.A. County parks measure is a great deal for people and birds

— Ballot measure will raise nearly $95 million a year to build and maintain L.A. County parks, connecting millions to the outdoor world and bolstering habitat for birds.
Measure AA’s passage is a huge victory for Bay Area people and birds
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Measure AA’s passage is a huge victory for Bay Area people and birds

— Voters in nine Bay Area counties approve ballot measure to raise $500 million to create a healthier bay for people and wildlife.