Report: 389 bird species are at risk

National Audubon’s climate study, Survival by Degrees: 389 Species on the Brink, reports that two-thirds of North American birds are at increasing risk of extinction from global temperature rise. Read More

Birds of Vashon Island—images and songs

See photos of local birds and hear their songs! Read More

New rules gut water protection

The Trump administration recently finalized radical new rules that eliminate federal protection of fresh water—threatening the diversity of life that depends upon it. Read More

What we’re seeing in our backyard now

Like all of us, Island birders Harsi and Ezra Parker are staying close to home these days. We asked them to tell us about the birds they’re seeing and hearing. Read More

Our favorite bird books

Here’s a list of books about birds recommended by Vashon Audubon members. Read More