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A unique chance to save Florida's precious habitats

In a few weeks Floridians will go to the polls and make a decision that could literally shape Florida’s landscape for decades to come. Amendment #1 is a ballot measure to generate billions in desperately needed water and land conservation funding, without raising taxes! 356 more words

Sustainable Action Network

Long Walks

I traveled south today to the Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge. I somewhat spontaneously decided to go; I had the day free and needed rest and solitude. 487 more words

National Audubon Society

Audubon’s Mission: “To conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.” 29 more words


Meet the new bird, not the same as the old bird

Oh, goodie.

hermit thrush is just one of half of Vermont’s more than 200 nesting bird species threatened by rising temperatures that are reducing the breeding range of flyers that prefer cooler climates, according to a new National Audubon Society study.

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Energy Issues

"Chihulys" on the Beach

One of the artists I admire the most is Dale Chihuly. He is famous for his monumental glass sculptures that have been seen all over the world, from Tacoma to London and from Las Vegas to Jerusalem. 461 more words

Dominique Brechault

Climate Change Study Says 314 Bird Species Threatened

The Audubon Society has conducted a study on the how climate change might impact North American Birds. Of the 588 species studied, 314 face a severe threat to their survival.  126 more words