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Investing in Salmon Recovery Is Good for Birds

Investing in Salmon Recovery Is Good for Birds

— Alongside our partners at the Seattle Aquarium and Sound Action, we’ve proposed legislation that helps protect Puget Sound shoreline habitat for birds, salmon, and people
Bill Tracker: 2022 Legislative Session

Bill Tracker: 2022 Legislative Session

Weekly updates and actions to support the passage of priority bills for birds
A Legislative Agenda for Birds and the Places They Need

A Legislative Agenda for Birds and the Places They Need

— Audubon Washington seeks to build on critical climate and conservation policies in the 2022 legislative session
This year was rough for baby seabirds. A pair of bills in Washington DC will help.

This year was rough for baby seabirds. A pair of bills in Washington DC will help.

— Fisheries bills in Washington DC are advancing and would reduce climate change impacts on seabirds
A Legislative Agenda for the Birds

A Legislative Agenda for the Birds

— Join an Audubon advocacy group to meet with your state legislator on December 7.  Audubon will schedule your group’s meeting and provide training to ensure you’re prepared to speak for the birds!
2021 State of the Sound Report

2021 State of the Sound Report

— The fate of Washington's coastal birds like Rhinoceros Auklet, Dunlin and Surf Scoter depends on the state of their habitat. Our associates at Puget Sound Partnership released their annual State of the Sound report documenting the ongoing recovery efforts of Puget Sound.
Save Our Swifts

Save Our Swifts

— Audubon chapters in Washington have been instrumental in protecting Vaux's Swifts along their migration by preserving the abandoned chimneys they roost in
Together for Birds

Together for Birds

— The 2021 annual gathering of Washington chapters, the Audubon Council of Washington, met virtually this fall to connect, energize and collaborate on statewide conservation
New Legislation Strengthens Federal Fisheries Law

New Legislation Strengthens Federal Fisheries Law

— A bill to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Act boosts protections for seabirds
Mortality Event at West Seattle Caspian Tern Colony

Mortality Event at West Seattle Caspian Tern Colony

— Extreme heat is a known, climate-related threat that can be especially harmful during vulnerable nesting periods for birds