Green Heron / Kathryn E. Keith / Audubon Photography Awards
Seattle Audubon puts our mission into action through both urban and regional initiatives, designed to inspire appreciation, understanding, and protection of birds within and beyond our local community.
Seattle Audubon’s urban conservation programs span the areas of education, science, and conservation, focused on the greater Seattle area.
The reach of many Seattle Audubon programs, especially those for science and conservation, extends beyond the boundaries of the greater Seattle area. Read more about our regional initiatives.
Equity & Justice
Seattle Audubon is committed to understanding and eradicating structural racial inequity at every level of our work, and creating spaces and programs that are accessible and welcoming to all.
The Seattle Audubon Board of Directors approved a new 2020-2023 strategic plan on June 11, 2020, released to the general public in July 2020. This plan, Cities at the Center, focuses the organization on five goals within three core themes: urban conservation, equity, and resilience.
Nov 30, 2021
Hermit Thrush / Anne Freudenthal / Seattle Bird...
Nov 8, 2021
The 2020 Puget Sound Marine Waters report includes data collected by Seattle Audubon’s Puget Sound Seabird Survey. Observations in this report collectively provide both a comprehensive long-term view and current assessment of the Puget Sound marine ecosystem.
Nov 1, 2021
In August 2021, journalist Adilia Watson traveled from Seattle to Perry County, Alabama to attend the Black Belt Birding Festival. In this interview for Seattle Audubon, Adilia reflects on her own introduction to birding and her experience attending and writing about this unique festival.