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Brilliant Bald Eagles Soar all Winter Long in the Great Lakes Region
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Brilliant Bald Eagles Soar all Winter Long in the Great Lakes Region

Winter is a great season to view Bald Eagles in Chicago and across the Great Lakes region. Here are few simple tips to spot these birds during the coldest months.

Clean Energy Jobs Act Will Provide a Cleaner, Healthier Future for Illinois Birds
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Clean Energy Jobs Act Will Provide a Cleaner, Healthier Future for Illinois Birds

Marnie Urso, Audubon Great Lakes Statement in Support of CEJA Reintroduction in Illinois

Winter Birding in Michigan
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Winter Birding in Michigan

Michigan welcomes many new visitors from the north in the colder months, making winter an exciting time to watch birds.

Best Practices for “Stress Free” Snowy Owl Viewing
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Best Practices for “Stress Free” Snowy Owl Viewing

How to Watch the Majestic Great Lakes Visitor Safety

New Legislation Poses a Serious Threat to Wetlands and Bird Habitat in Indiana
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New Legislation Poses a Serious Threat to Wetlands and Bird Habitat in Indiana

Audubon Great Lakes Statement on Indiana Senate Passage of SB 389

Audubon Great Lakes Celebrates Signing of Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act
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Audubon Great Lakes Celebrates Signing of Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act

Bipartisan-backed legislation ensures the continued restoration and protection of the world’s largest freshwater ecosystem

Audubon Great Lakes Statement on U.S. Senate Passage of Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act
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Audubon Great Lakes Statement on U.S. Senate Passage of Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act

The bipartisan legislation would help improve water quality and bird habitat

Audubon’s Longest-Running Wildlife Censuses Continues With COVID-19 Guidelines
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Audubon’s Longest-Running Wildlife Censuses Continues With COVID-19 Guidelines

121st Christmas Bird Count December 14 thru January 5

New “Trillion Trees” Bill in Senate will Protect Birds While Making Progress on Climate Change
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New “Trillion Trees” Bill in Senate will Protect Birds While Making Progress on Climate Change

An alternative to earlier legislation from the House, the new bill supports natural solutions to climate change while preserving environmental protections.

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