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Audubon is a leader in Great Lakes conservation for the places birds need, today and tomorrow. Experts are on-hand to assist members of the media looking for information on topics such as birds, habitat conservation, climate change, conservation-related policy, and a variety of related issues. 

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Audubon Great Lakes News

Wildlife Conservation Society grant builds climate resiliency in urban wetlands
Coastal Wetlands

Wildlife Conservation Society grant builds climate resiliency in urban wetlands

Water control structures help restore natural hydrology of Calumet wetlands.

State of the Grasslands
Grasslands

State of the Grasslands

Chicago Wilderness - 2018

Audubon and Congressman Gallagher Meet to Discuss Great Lakes Conservation and Warming Climate
Great Lakes

Audubon and Congressman Gallagher Meet to Discuss Great Lakes Conservation and Warming Climate

Audubon leadership and members of Northeastern Wisconsin Audubon Society spoke with Congressman Mike Gallagher (WI-8) about conservation in Green Bay.

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell Honors Landmark Conservation Law
Migratory Bird Treaty Act

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell Honors MBTA

— Dingell, U.S. Congresswoman for Michigan's 12th district, entered into the Congressional Record, a statement commemorating the centennial anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
At Final Meeting, Audubon Urges EPA to Prioritize Wetlands and Birds for GLRI Action Plan III
Great Lakes

At Final Meeting, Audubon Urges EPA to Prioritize Wetlands and Birds for GLRI Action Plan III

“This is restoration that is informed by sound science, is measureable, manageable and sustainable—which all make for restoration that is poised for success.”

Audubon Urges EPA to Prioritize Wetlands Restoration in GLRI Action Plan III
Coastal Wetlands

Audubon Urges EPA to Prioritize Wetlands Restoration in GLRI Action Plan III

— Audubon chapters and members were in Saginaw, Michigan to encourage the EPA to prioritize restoration aimed at attracting and sustaining breeding marsh birds.
Testimony of Audubon Renewable Energy Director, Garry George on Proposed Icebreaker Wind Project
Climate

Testimony of Audubon Renewable Energy Director, Garry George on Proposed Icebreaker Wind Project

This testimony was presented to the Ohio Power Citing Board on July 19, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Audubon Offers Conditional Support for Icebreaker Wind Project in Lake Erie
Climate

Audubon Offers Conditional Support for Icebreaker Wind Project in Lake Erie

— “Audubon supports Icebreaker if [the Ohio Power Siting Board] adopts the staff recommendations and conditions on birds.”

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