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

Proposed Interstate 11 Update
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Proposed Interstate 11 Update

Advocacy Does Pay Off

Yawn! When are we getting back to work?
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Yawn! When are we getting back to work?

2021 Conservation Workday update

Arizona Legislative Session Results in Funding for Audubon Priorities
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona Legislative Session Results in Funding for Audubon Priorities

But we have a long way to go in addressing the state’s increasing water crisis, temperatures, and wildfires.

Arizona Passes Law that Partially Protects Some Rivers Left Behind from Federal Clean Water Act Rollbacks
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona Passes Law that Partially Protects Some Rivers Left Behind from Federal Clean Water Act Rollbacks

While better than no protection, state program lacks essential provisions to best protect Arizona’s waterways

Arizona aprueba una ley que protege parcialmente algunos ríos dejados atrás de los retrocesos de la Ley Federal de Agua Limpia
Western Rivers Action Network

Arizona aprueba una ley que protege parcialmente algunos ríos dejados atrás de los retrocesos de la Ley Federal de Agua Limpia

Si bien es mejor que ninguna protección, el programa estatal carece de disposiciones esenciales para proteger mejor las vías fluviales de Arizona.

We're All in this Together
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We're All in this Together

How Community Science Helps Birds

A Bird (and People) Budget for Arizona’s Legislature
Western Rivers Action Network

A Bird (and People) Budget for Arizona’s Legislature

The state must capitalize on the opportunity to fund water and environmental protection.

Un presupuesto de aves (y personas) para la legislatura de Arizona
Western Rivers Action Network

Un presupuesto de aves (y personas) para la legislatura de Arizona

El Estado debe aprovechar la oportunidad para financiar la protección del agua y el medio ambiente.

Groundwater Protections Key to Sustaining Water Supplies for People and Birds
Western Rivers Action Network

Groundwater Protections Key to Sustaining Water Supplies for People and Birds

Storytelling tool highlights the lack of groundwater management in large portions of Arizona.

Volunteer Highlight: Ryder Moreno
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Volunteer Highlight: Ryder Moreno

Birds, Beer, and Future Conservation Leaders

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