American Bittern Photo: Jennifer Warner/Audubon Photography Awards

Conserving and Restoring Natural Ecosystems

Audubon Minnesota believes that what is good for birds is good for people, too, including healthy habitats, clean water, and clean air. We deliver conservation results by focusing on programs supported by science, education, and advocacy.

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River Conservation
Water for Birds and People

River Conservation

Ensuring people and birds have access to clean water

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Urban Conservation
Bird-Friendly Communities

Urban Conservation

People in urban areas play a critical role in fostering healthy bird populations

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Prairie & Wetland Conservation
Climate

Prairie & Wetland Conservation

You can help us ensure Minnesota is a stronghold for birds

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Conservation
Conservation

Bird Conservation

Protecting birds and their habitats

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Our State's Birds

Recent News

News

Audubon Minnesota announces Rob Schultz as new Executive Director

— Schultz will begin his new role on May 20 and will oversee work in Minnesota and the Upper Mississippi Flyway
Mama merganser and the climate conundrum
Climate

Mama merganser and the climate conundrum

A changing climate is pushing birds north, but can they find suitable habitat when they move?

Audubon welcomes Chad Dayton to Minnesota board
About Us

Chad Dayton joins Audubon Minnesota board

— Dayton will bring new energy to the Upper Mississippi Flyway
Audubon applauds fix for Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund appropriations
News

Audubon applauds Trust Fund fix

— The Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund plays a critical role in bird conservation throughout Minnesota
US House Overwhelmingly Approves Permanent Reauthorization of Major Conservation Program
Upper Mississippi River Program

Major Conservation Program Permanently Reauthorized

— If you have ever enjoyed a public park or natural area, you likely have the Land and Water Conservation Fund to thank.
Audubon Minnesota in Action
Advocacy

Audubon Minnesota in Action

Priorities for the 2019 Legislative Session

Luis Ramirez
About Us

Luis Ramirez, Director of Conservation

Audubon Minnesota has hired a new Director of Conservation

Water Action Day to be held at Minnesota State Capitol on April 10
News

Water Action Day - April 10

— Advocate for clean water in Minnesota at the State Capitol
Gov. Mark Dayton and Audubon proclaim 2018 the Year of the Bird
News

Gov. Mark Dayton proclaims 2018 Year of the Bird

— Audubon members in Minnesota have come together to highlight everyday actions that help migratory birds
Audubon Minnesota applauds Xcel for requiring solar proposals to disclose vegetation details
News

Audubon Minnesota applauds Xcel

— Audubon encourages the use of native plants on solar sites

How you can help, right now