Conservation

Protecting birds and their habitats

Great Egret. Photo: Andres Leon/Audubon Photography Awards

Audubon Arizona's conservation initiatives include the Important Bird Areas program, Western Rivers Action Network, Native Plants for Native Birds, and Climate Change.

Audubon Arizona Conservation News

Arizona’s Often-dry Streams Now under Threat Due to Clean Water Act Rollback
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona’s Often-dry Streams Now under Threat Due to Clean Water Act Rollback

New Audubon analysis explains benefits of ephemeral streams to communities and birds, and makes a case for protecting them.

Audubon and Partners Honored with Award for Leadership in Arizona Water Policy
Western Rivers Action Network

Audubon and Partners Honored with Award for Leadership in Arizona Water Policy

Arizona Capitol Times notices our efforts at the statehouse.

Sustaining Healthy Groundwater Levels is Critical to Habitat, Birds, and People
Western Rivers Action Network

Sustaining Healthy Groundwater Levels is Critical to Habitat, Birds, and People

Webinar puts spotlight on need to protect groundwater in Arizona.

Arizona’s Rivers Could Face Irreparable Harm
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona’s Rivers Could Face Irreparable Harm

Working to protect waterways left behind in the wake of the White House’s Clean Water Act rollback.

New Senate Bill Threatens U.S.—Mexico Cooperation, Environment, and Birds of Lower Colorado River
Western Rivers Action Network

New Senate Bill Threatens U.S.—Mexico Cooperation, Environment, and Birds of Lower Colorado River

Reopening the Yuma Desalting Plant—with its ancient technology—too expensive and too damaging.

The New Audubon Southwest
News

The New Audubon Southwest

New Mexico and Arizona join to form a single regional program: Audubon Southwest

Arizona Legislature Adjourns 2020 Session
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona Legislature Adjourns 2020 Session

A once-promising legislative session for Audubon priorities grinds to a halt, but there is hope.

Zoom to Your Arizona Important Bird Areas
News

Zoom to Your Arizona Important Bird Areas

Upgrade your remote meetings with Audubon Arizona IBA backgrounds

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