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The Only Living Shoreline in Connecticut
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The Only Living Shoreline in Connecticut

Audubon Connecticut and partners are working to improve resiliency of the coast.

‘Let’s Go Birding Together’ Creates a Dedicated Space for LGBTQ Bird Lovers
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‘Let’s Go Birding Together’ Creates a Dedicated Space for LGBTQ Bird Lovers

It's more than a bird walk: It's an inclusive experience for anyone who wants to connect to birds, the natural world, and others in a positive way.

1 Million Species on the Verge of Extinction
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1 Million Species on the Verge of Extinction

Roughly 1 million species of animals and plants worldwide are on the verge of extinction, warns a new UN Report. This includes almost a quarter of threatened birds, which may already have been negatively affected by climate change.

Connecticut Conservation Needs Community Investment
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Connecticut Conservation Needs Community Investment

The Community Investment Act (CIA) has provided funding for 894 projects in 157 towns. We are advocating for full protection of the Community Investment Act (CIA) – and complete restoration of its budget.

The ‘Godfather of Biodiversity’ on Why Two Degrees of Warming Must Be Avoided
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The ‘Godfather of Biodiversity’ on Why Two Degrees of Warming Must Be Avoided

Renowned biologist Thomas Lovejoy talks climate change and explains why restoring ecosystems plays a crucial part in curbing rising temperatures.

Celebrating Our Champions of Conservation
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Celebrating Our Champions of Conservation

The 2019 Environmental Leadership Awards Benefit was a resounding success.​​

If You Can Identify Any of These Birds, You're Ready for Climate Watch
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If You Can Identify Any of These Birds, You're Ready for Climate Watch

And if you can't yet, learn them here so you can help Audubon track how certain species are adjusting to climate change.

New Insights into Connecticut's American Oystercatcher Population
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New Insights into Connecticut's American Oystercatcher Population

In just one year, a new banding program has already increased our understanding of the behavior and movements of Connecticut’s American Oystercatcher breeding population.

Audubon Backs New Bill to Bolster Small Fish That Struggling Seabirds Need to Survive
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Audubon Backs New Bill to Bolster Small Fish That Struggling Seabirds Need to Survive

The bipartisan legislation would help ocean ecosystems and the economies that depend on them.

What can we do about the seabird extinction crisis?
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What can we do about the seabird extinction crisis?

Seabirds primarily eat forage fish, which are small fish like herrings and anchovies. We must ensure adequate protections for forage fish so that the wildlife, people and economies that depend on them can continue to thrive.

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