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Point Blue's 160 scientists develop nature-based solutions to climate change, habitat loss, and other environmental threats to benefit wildlife and people.

Significant Fun and Funds Raised this Bird-A-Thon!

Congratulations and thank you to the 24 teams and 99 counters who communed with nature and participated in the 43rd annual Rich Stallcup Bird-A-Thon from September 15–October 15, 2021. Your efforts helped raise over $65,000 to support conservation science with Point Blue.

The 2021 "Bird Herders," our Working Lands team, is pictured at right.

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What's Happening

Urban Restoration

Some might question the value of doing restoration in urban areas given that cities have been massively transformed, are human dominated, and represent a tiny percent of Earth’s total surface area. However, there are many reasons for prioritizing.

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COP26 Op-ed

Point Blue Strategic Innovations Director Liz Chamberlin, PhD, shares her insights and inspiration in a recent Press Democrat Op-ed. She highlights the importance of California’s leadership on prioritizing biodiversity and nature-based solutions.

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An Upgrade for Coastal Planning

We are excited to announce that we just launched our newly updated Our Coast, Our Future platform! In a time when we are seeing and feeling the effects of climate change more than ever, it’s critical that our solutions keep pace.

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Are Protected Areas Working?

A new study led by Point Blue's Mark Dettling explores this question with 25 years of data! Our results were encouraging and enlightening.

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Smarter Conservation Solutions

Sharing our conservation resources and knowledge and providing our partners with valuable conservation tools is essential to Point Blue’s mission.

Farming & Ranching

Be a steward of the land without sacrificing your bottom line.

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Improve conservation outcomes and guide conservation investment priorities.

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Nature Stewardship

Identify, understand, and help birds and other animals at home and while out enjoying nature.

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Use our science. Browse our library of briefs and more than 2,000 peer-reviewed scientific articles, book chapters, and reports.

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Teach others about a variety of science and conservation topics.

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