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Press releases and other news articles about updates, threats, and wins related to Audubon's conservation work in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah. For lighter, more personal narratives on birds and conservation, check out our blog.

Audubon: Congress Must Pass New Bird Protection Bill
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Audubon: Congress Must Pass New Bird Protection Bill

Bird Emergency Requires Urgent Action

Conservation Groups Intervene to Defend Sage-Grouse Rules Opposed by Trump Administration
Sagebrush Ecosystem Initiative

Conservation Groups Intervene to Defend Sage-Grouse Rules Opposed by Trump Administration

The National Audubon Society, The Wilderness Society and Democracy Forward Submit New Legal Filing to Defend Crucial Cons

New Legislation Is a Welcome Start to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Public Lands
Sagebrush Ecosystem Initiative

New Legislation Is a Welcome Start to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Public Lands

The bill represents the first effort by Congress to strive for carbon neutrality on public lands.

Join the 2019 Nunn Christmas Bird Count
Christmas Bird Count

Join the 2019 Nunn Christmas Bird Count

Contribute to science while searching for Lapland Longspurs and other species.

Audubon Applauds Advance of Wildlife Recovery Bill by House Committee
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Audubon Applauds Advance of Wildlife Recovery Bill by House Committee

Bipartisan legislation will benefit birds, other wildlife, and communities

Proposed Bear River Development Would Be Detrimental to People and Birds
Western Rivers Initiative

Proposed Bear River Development Would Be Detrimental to People and Birds

The future of Great Salt Lake and Bear River Bay depend on adequate long-term flows from Bear River, the largest single source of flows to the lake.

Top Audubon Wins for Birds in 2019
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Top Audubon Wins for Birds in 2019

Audubon members took more than half a million actions to promote vital climate policies and protect birds and the places they need.

Colorado Bets on New Funding for Water Plan
Western Rivers Initiative

Colorado Bets on New Funding for Water Plan

This new funding represents a down payment on the needed $100 million annual investment.

Blue Nest Beef Launches Grass-Fed, Audubon-Certified Subscription Service
Conservation Ranching Initiative

Blue Nest Beef Launches Grass-Fed, Audubon-Certified Subscription Service

Certified by Audubon’s Conservation Ranching Initiative, company helps fix a broken food system with cattle as their tool and birds as their guide.

Proposed Delisting of Interior Least Tern Shows Value of Endangered Species Act
Western Rivers Initiative

Proposed Delisting of Interior Least Tern Shows Value of Endangered Species Act

With a 99 percent success rate of protecting birds and other wildlife from extinction, the ESA has proven to be one of the most effective conservation policies in the world.

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