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Community Solar Brings People Together to Help Birds
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Community Solar Brings People Together to Help Birds

There are exciting opportunities to expand community solar to help protect birds from climate change

Michigan Budget Advances, Funding to Protect Wetlands Included
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Michigan Budget Advances, Funding to Protect Wetlands Included

Attributable to Audubon Great Lakes’ Freshwater Policy Director, Brian Vigue

Governor Evers Signs Legislation to Protect Wetlands, A Bipartisan Victory for Birds and Communities
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Governor Evers Signs Legislation to Protect Wetlands, A Bipartisan Victory for Birds and Communities

SB 222 empowers local governments to restore wetlands before flooding events occur

Illinois Birds Need Wetlands. We Must Protect Them.
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Illinois Birds Need Wetlands. We Must Protect Them.

The Wetlands Protection Act would protect wetlands left vulnerable by federal rollbacks of the Clean Water Act.

Federal Legislation to Protect Migrating Birds Advances in Time for Spring Migration
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Federal Legislation to Protect Migrating Birds Advances in Time for Spring Migration

The Migratory Birds of the Americas Conservation Enhancements Act Moves to the Full House for Approval

Brian Vigue Named One of Wisconsin's 32 Most Influential Native American Leaders
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Brian Vigue Named One of Wisconsin's 32 Most Influential Native American Leaders

Vigue oversees Audubon Great Lakes’ freshwater policy efforts with a special focus on Wisconsin

Governor Holcomb Signs SB 246 Into Law, Incentivizing Private Landowners to Protect Wetlands
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Governor Holcomb Signs SB 246 Into Law, Incentivizing Private Landowners to Protect Wetlands

Attributable to Policy Director of Freshwater for Audubon Great Lakes, Brian Vigue

Meet the Women Conservationists and Scientists of Audubon Great Lakes
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Meet the Women Conservationists and Scientists of Audubon Great Lakes

Members of the Great Lakes team look back on the women that inspired them and share advice with the next generation of women conservationists.

HB 1383 Signed into Law, Further Eroding Wetlands Protections in Indiana
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HB 1383 Signed into Law, Further Eroding Wetlands Protections in Indiana

Attributable to Policy Director of Freshwater for Audubon Great Lakes, Brian Vigue

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