Latin: Spinus tristis
Transforming our communities into places where birds flourish.
Chipping Sparrow Photo: Khasia Hartwell
Bird-friendly landscaping provides food, saves water, and fights climate change.
Making Our Built Environment Safer for Birds
Research finds that Carolina Chickadees require a landscape with 70 percent native plants to keep their population steady.
"Between 365 million to one billion birds are killed annually by building collisions in the U.S."
Follow these tips to ensure that you’re creating a healthy environment for wildlife visitors you attract to your yard.
Providing Safe Passage for Nocturnal Migrants
Volunteers are critical to the operations at the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary. Take a look at our volunteer opportunities and consider joining this incredible team.
Your generous support helps to ensure that Sandhill Cranes and other wildlife that depend on the Platte River will have this wonderful resource for years to come.
Our gift shop has a wide variety of items and your purchase supports our conservation efforts along the Platte River in south-central Nebraska.