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Audubon Great Lakes News

Audubon Great Lakes Celebrates Passage of Issue 1
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Audubon Great Lakes Celebrates Passage of Issue 1

Community Support for Smart Clean Energy Brings Good News for Central Ohio

Great Lakes Coalition Names Audubon’s Marnie Urso as Co-Chair
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Great Lakes Coalition Names Audubon’s Marnie Urso as Co-Chair

Policy Director of Audubon Great Lakes to help lead Great Lakes restoration investments for the benefit of birds, wildlife and people

Audubon Great Lakes Statement on Eastern Black Rail Listing Under the Endangered Species Act
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Audubon Great Lakes Statement on Eastern Black Rail Listing Under the Endangered Species Act

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service declared the Eastern black rail a threatened species, but stopped short of stronger protections for designated critical habitat.

Indiana Senator Mike Braun Discussed Bipartisan Climate Solutions with Young Leaders in the State
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Indiana Senator Mike Braun Discussed Bipartisan Climate Solutions with Young Leaders in the State

Senator Braun joined Audubon Great Lakes, the American Conservation Coalition and the Indiana Federation of College Republicans for a conversation on climate solutions that are good for the economy, birds and people

Q&A: Audubon’s Restates Support for Conditions of Icebreaker Wind Project Permit
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Q&A: Audubon’s Restates Support for Conditions of Icebreaker Wind Project Permit

Audubon supports wind energy when it is properly sited and managed

Bipartisan Bill Will Help Cut Pollution While Helping Farmers, Foresters, and Wildlife
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Bipartisan Bill Will Help Cut Pollution While Helping Farmers, Foresters, and Wildlife

The legislation helps the agriculture and forestry industries naturally remove carbon from the atmosphere, creating a cleaner future for birds and people.

‘Black Birders Week’ Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors
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‘Black Birders Week’ Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors

Sparked by a racist incident last week in Central Park, the new initiative aims to boost recognition and representation of Black people enjoying and studying the natural world.

A Moment of Reflection…and Determination
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A Moment of Reflection…and Determination

Audubon CEO David Yarnold shares the message he sent to all Audubon staff after a weekend of turmoil and heartbreak in the wake of George Floyd’s murder at the hands of the police.

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