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A Shocking Owl Story

A Shocking Owl Story

— The Audubon Center for Birds of Prey rehabilitates an owl nearly struck by lightning.
Audubon Celebrates House Approval of the 2020 Water Resources Development Act

Audubon Celebrates House Approval of the 2020 Water Resources Development Act

— The bill removes roadblocks to initiate construction of the critical EAA Southern Storage Reservoir Project.
Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner

Sirata Beach Resort Becomes Important Black Skimmer Partner

— Sirata staff have joined the Audubon coastal team to protect the St. Pete Beach colony.
Beach-Nesting Colonies Make it through Independence Day Weekend with Help from Coastal Staff and Volunteers

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

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

— Florida head's into next year with a strong environmental budget.
Share the Shore this Fourth of July Weekend

Share the Shore this Fourth of July Weekend

— Protect nesting sea and shorebirds.
Audubon Staff Works with FWC and Florida State Park Teams to Remove Debris from Critical Nesting Grounds

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.
Gravel Rooftops Provide Crucial Habitat for Nesting Seabirds and Shorebirds

Gravel Rooftops Provide Crucial Habitat for Nesting Seabirds and Shorebirds

— Audubon has staff monitoring colonies from the Panhandle to Marco Island
Tropical Storm Cristobal Swamps Sea and Shorebird Nests

Tropical Storm Cristobal Swamps Sea and Shorebird Nests

— Some species may have enough time to nest once more.
Audubon Staff Return American Oystercatcher Chick to Rooftop Nesting Area

Audubon Staff Return American Oystercatcher Chick to Rooftop Colony

— Monitored rooftop colonies are critical nesting grounds for vulnerable seabird species.