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New Orleans Approves Net-Zero Carbon Standard by 2040
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New Orleans Approves Net-Zero Carbon Standard by 2040

— Historic measure commits New Orleans to a zero-carbon energy portfolio by 2050, phasing out fossil fuels.

Shorebird ID Webinar

Katie Barnes, coastal stewardship manager, takes participants for a virtual look into the world of shorebird identification

Louisiana Birding Basics While Socially Distancing

Dr. Erik Johnson, director of bird conservation at Audubon Louisiana, discusses common birds we may see during migration in Louisiana.

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans
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Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

— The proposal, submitted by the Energy Future New Orleans coalition, will establish a 100 percent Renewable Energy Standard by 2040 and result in more jobs, greater emissions reductions, and more local investment than alternatives
Mr. Orange and Ms. Barnes - a shared story between a plover and a biologist
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Mr. Orange and Ms. Barnes - a shared story between a plover and a biologist

— 3 years, 2 states, 4 seasons, 7 different months. That is how I’ve come to know this particular Snowy Plover.
Louisiana 119th CBC Summary
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Louisiana 119th CBC Summary

— During the 2018-2019 (119th) Audubon Christmas Bird Count, Louisiana birders for the first time conducted 30 counts, continuing a recent trend of CBC expansion and increased participation.
The Louisiana Big Sit! Summary 2019
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The Louisiana Big Sit! Summary 2019

— The Big Sit! is a zero-mileage, non-competitive, family-friendly tailgate party to celebrate the birds of your community.

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