Bird-Friendly Communities

The Bird Lady

The Bird Lady

— How a robin helped an 8-year old child tame his emotions.
The Trail to Liberation

The Trail to Liberation

— On a solo trek to Mount Shasta, I finally embraced myself for who I really was - a trans woman.
Mental Health in the Pandemic and the Comfort of Contact Calls

Mental Health in the Pandemic and the Comfort of Contact Calls

— A bird's gentle call back and forth allows her companion to relax - perhaps enough to make it to the next day. How can we apply this in our own lives?
How Oscar Fell in Love with Birds

How Oscar Fell in Love with Birds

— After the sun went down, Oscar spotted a barn owl returning to a nest box full of whining owlets before flying off and encountering another barn owl. At one point, the second owl was flying right at him, and a grinning Oscar said, “I’m so happy right now.” Birds give him so much joy.
On Birds and Belonging

On Birds and Belonging

— Growing up in the Philippines, Justine Villanueva shares her journey of leaving her homeland and healing her belonging through decolonization, learning to dwell, and connecting to birds.
How Do California's Megafires Impact Birds?

How Do California's Megafires Impact Birds?

— We are in uncharted territory. Birds are on the move to escape the smoke and stress. What will happen to them and the habitat they need to survive?
Quill

Quill

Where feathers meet ink.
Perfect Tattoo Replicas of Audubon's Birds of America

Perfect Tattoo Replicas of Audubon's Birds of America

— Find out how Stephanie Brown's unique artistic journey with Birds of America began – and what it means for conservation.
“Birds help my ears learn how to listen.”

“Birds help my ears learn how to listen.”

— How listening to birds can rehabilitate a child's ability to pay attention.
Meet Dan Gardoqui: Your Guide to Bird Language

Meet Dan Gardoqui, Your Guide to Bird Language

— Dan is leading a webinar series to teach the fundamentals of bird language, bird sits, and imitating birdsong.