Matt Johnson

Director of Bird Conservation & Engagement

Articles by Matt Johnson

To protect our parks and our birds, reauthorize LWCF
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To protect our parks and our birds, reauthorize LWCF

— The Land and Water Conservation Fund is the nation's most important conservation program, and it is set to expire this September without action by Congress.
Geolocators Provide Clues About Prothonotary Warblers, and How to Protect Them
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Geolocators Provide Clues About Prothonotary Warblers, and How to Protect Them

— In July of 2014, Audubon South Carolina's Director of Bird Conservation & Engagement netted and banded a Prothonotary Warbler—dubbed Longshot—in Francis Beidler Forest. From this little bird and others like him, we are learning more about the Prothonotary Warbler's migratory journey, and how best to protect it along the way.
Conservation Lobby Day
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Conservation Lobby Day

— Here's what it was like to travel to Columbia with dozens of citizen advocates to ask our legislators to protect birds and the places they need.
Count You In?
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Count You In?

— Join the Great Backyard Bird Count and help create a snapshot of bird populations worldwide.