Tucson Audubon inspires people to enjoy and protect birds through recreation, education, conservation, and restoration of the environment upon which we all depend. We work throughout southeastern Arizona on a variety of conservation, restoration, and research projects aimed at protecting the region’s biodiversity. Some notable projects include surveying Yellow-billed Cuckoos in the Sky Islands, creating cuckoo and hummingbird habitat, installing pollinator gardens, creating nesting boxes for a range of birds in decline, and creating ponds for endangered fish. We also host numerous field trips to introduce and educate people about the amazing birds and wildlife found regionally.

by Colleen Whitaker, published June 18, 2018