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California Condor. Photo: Scott Frier/USFWS

New Legislation Taps into Coasts’ Potential to Store Carbon Pollution
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New Legislation Taps into Coasts’ Potential to Store Carbon Pollution

— Audubon California supports the introduction of the Blue Carbon for Our Planet Act
Audubon California Calls on Congress to Pass New Bird Protection Bill
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Audubon California Calls on Congress to Pass New Bird Protection Bill

— Bird Emergency Requires Urgent Action
Top 5 Wins for Birds in 2019
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Top 5 Wins for Birds in 2019

Together, we literally saved millions of California’s birds this year.

Eyes on the Salton Sea – what are we seeing?
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Eyes on the Salton Sea – what are we seeing?

The Salton Sea has been referred to as the “crowned jewel of avian biodiversity"

Remembering my first Christmas Bird Count
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Remembering my first Christmas Bird Count

On the 120th Anniversary, join an Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count near you

Thousands of Albatrosses Saved from Deadly Fishhooks
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Albatross Saved from Deadly Fishhooks

This big win came after years of advocacy from the Audubon network

The Salton Sea is Collapsing
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The Salton Sea is Collapsing

The Salton Sea is shrinking rapidly, killing the fish on which migratory birds depend and exposing airborne dust that endangers the health of the 650,000 residents who live nearby.

Albatrosses Killed by Longline Fishing Gear
San Francisco Bay

Albatrosses Killed by Longline Fishing Gear

Federal fisheries managers threaten albatrosses with another push for new pelagic longline fisheries off the west coast.

25 Years of Desert Conservation
Important Bird Areas

25 Years of Desert Conservation

Protections for desert bird species including the the Golden Eagle, Burrowing owl, Gila Woodpecker, Cactus Wren, and Greater Roadrunner

Experts, State Officials and Stakeholders to Gather to Plot Future of Salton Sea
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Experts, State Officials and Stakeholders to Gather to Plot Future of Salton Sea

Swift action urged to avert environmental, public health disaster.

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