Latest National Audubon Society Stories

2011-05-19 14:42:00

NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Audubon is saddened to learn of the death of longtime Audubon leader Edward H. Harte.

2011-05-09 09:07:00

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lorraine Sciarra will become Audubon's General Counsel in July, as the most recent addition to Audubon's new leadership team.

2011-04-13 16:23:00

"It is time to put politics aside and do the right thing for the Gulf" NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One year after the BP oil disaster began in the Gulf of Mexico, Audubon experts report that oil can still be found in gulf marshes and beaches that provide critical habitat for at-risk birds.

2011-03-10 16:40:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of environmental, economic, and social equity organizations today celebrated the news that Reps.

2011-03-09 11:36:00

WASHINGTON, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "It is common sense: with sound science and good planning we can develop wind power and protect wildlife, too. That's no surprise to people living in the wind-energy rich West.

2011-02-23 08:13:00

TogetherGreen Funding is Available to Support Innovative Ideas and People-Powered Conservation NEW YORK, Feb.

2011-02-08 15:33:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six directors were named to Audubon's board at the organization's January meeting. The new "class" includes prominent leaders in science, conservation, finance and education. "This group reflects the dynamism of the changing Audubon Board.

2011-01-11 10:14:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by David Yarnold: "The report uses two words the drillers didn't want to hear: 'Systemic failure.' Make no mistake: the report says drillers are unprepared for disasters like this.

2010-12-09 08:49:00

Nearly $1.1 Million in Funding from Audubon and Toyota's Conservation Initiative to Support Local, Solutions-based Environmental Projects Nationwide NEW YORK, Dec.

2010-11-18 08:48:00

Kid's Fundraising Efforts Will Help Protect Migrating Wildlife NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids around the country are gearing up for the third season of Pennies for the Planet, an environmental education and action campaign to protect wildlife and habitat.

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