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Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years
Coastal Conservation

Gulf of Mexico Drilling Moratorium Extended for 10 Years

The moratorium protects Florida's coastal ecosystems and economies.

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Looking Back on the 2020 Rooftop Nesting Season and Looking Forward to Winter Volunteer Opportunities
Coastal Conservation

Looking Back on the 2020 Rooftop Nesting Season and Looking Forward to Winter Volunteer Opportunities

The Panhandle had a busy summer nesting season, but we need your help this winter.

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City of Sanibel Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact
Climate

City of Sanibel Joins Southwest Florida Regional Resiliency Compact

Sanibel takes major stride forward in building coastal resilience.

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News & Updates

Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner
Coastal Conservation

Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner

Sirata staff have joined the Audubon coastal team to protect the St. Pete Beach colony.

Poor Wood Stork Nesting in South Florida
Conservation

Poor Wood Stork Nesting in South Florida

Their departure from historic nesting locations in Southwest Florida and across the Everglades is a strong indicator that the quality of our ecosystem has declined and these other places have become more favorable.

Beach-Nesting Colonies Make it through Independence Day Weekend with Help from Coastal Staff and Volunteers
Coastal Conservation

Beach Nesting Colonies Make it Through Independence Day Weekend with Help from Coastal Staff and Volunteers

Fireworks abounded but preparation and teamwork protected the colonies and nesting sites.

Governor DeSantis Signs Water, Resiliency, and Budget Legislation, Rejects Bad Development Bill
Birds

Governor DeSantis Signs Water, Resiliency, and Budget Legislation, Rejects Bad Development Bill

Florida head's into next year with a strong environmental budget.

Dreams and Hard Work Bring New Blind to Pasco County
Chapters & Centers

Dreams and Hard Work Bring New Blind to Pasco County

West Pasco Audubon offers fantastic new resource for local birders.

Higher Water Levels Make Nesting More Difficult for South Florida Spoonbills
Everglades

Higher Water Levels Make Nesting More Difficult for South Florida Spoonbills

Roseate Spoonbills faced a tough nesting season.

How Have Wildlife Species Responded to the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Coastal Conservation

How Have Wildlife Responded to the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Shy birds become bolder, Bobcats approach the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary boardwalk, and more.

RV Campers Bring Life Skills, Experience to Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Team
Chapters & Centers

RV Campers Bring Life Skills, Experience to Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary Team

Twice a year, a handful of part-time campus host positions at Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary are filled by recreational vehicle (RV) campers.

Audubon Staff Works with FWC and Florida State Park Teams to Remove Debris from Critical Nesting Grounds
Coastal Conservation

Audubon Staff Works with FWC and Florida State Park Team to Remove Debris from Critical Nesting Grounds

The organizations worked together with volunteers to remove the pieces from a beached shrimp boat.

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