Uptown Video: The Audubon Mural Project

According to the National Audubon Society, climate change poses a serious threat to a large number of North America’s birds. But a street art project in New York City aims to call attention to their plight by creating large-scale murals of the birds. NewsHour Weekend Correspondent Megan Thompson reports.

Clockwise from top left: Black-and-white Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, John James Audubon, depiction of Russell Lee’s 1941 photo of Chicago, Magnolia Warbler, James Lancaster’s hand, and Tree Swallow. (Photo: Mike Fernandez | Audubon)

Related:

The Audubon Mural Project NYC Uses Street Art to Address Effects of Climate Change | Untapped Cities

Where Audubon Found Repose, Sprayed-On Specimens Alight | NY Times

Audubon Mural Project Brings 5-Story Flock to Uptown Manhattan | NY Times

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