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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
Delivering Science for Conservation

Delivering Science for Conservation

— Translational Ecology in Action
Audubon Applauds Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Seabirds’ Favorite Food

Audubon Applauds Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Seabirds’ Favorite Food

— The Forage Fish Conservation Act will update the way that forage fish are managed federally.
Third Time's A Charm: State Senate Makes History Advancing Critical Climate Policy

Third Time's A Charm: State Senate Makes History Advancing Critical Climate Policy

— Clean Fuel Standard one step closer to Governor Inslee’s desk