The Great Backyard Bird Count and Suet Give-Away

Another Way Citizen Scientists Can Make A Difference In as Little as 15 minutes. Bird Suet Give-Away!

Northern Flicker Photo: Alan Gubanich/Great Backyard Bird Count

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There are lots of great ways that you can make a difference – through donating supplies, volunteering your time at planting events, or making your own Habitat Hero Garden.

What Have We Learned and the Website
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What Have We Learned and the Website

Bird populations are always shifting and changing. Find out what the citizen scientists have learned and about other resources on the birdcount.org website.

Why is the GBBC Important?
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Why is the GBBC Important?

Scientists and bird enthusiasts can learn a lot by knowing where the birds are. Bird populations are dynamic, and constantly in flux. No single scientist or team of scientists could hope to document and understand the complex distribution and movements of so many species in such a short time.

Great Suet Give-Away of 2016
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Great Suet Give-Away of 2016

In advance of this year’s GBBC, Audubon Rockies has partnered with local businesses in four communities to give away free blocks of suet to attract birds to your home, office, or school. Simply stop in to one of the locations across Wyoming and Colorado listed below, February 7-15 during store hours, to receive your gift while supplies last.

International Migratory Bird Day
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International Migratory Bird Day

International Migratory Bird Day highlights the importance of international efforts to conserve birds through agreements, laws, treaties, and collaborations. This year also marks the Centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty, a landmark agreement between the U.S., Canada and Mexico to protect our shared migratory birds.

E-Bird
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E-Bird

A real-time, online checklist program, eBird has revolutionized the way that the birding community reports and accesses information about birds. Launched in 2002 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, eBird provides rich data sources for basic information on bird abundance and distribution at a variety of spatial and temporal scales.

Barnyards and Backyards Magazine
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Barnyards and Backyards Magazine

This informative, concise, and timely quarterly magazine is made for YOU the rural landowner, or backyard enthusiast. Audubon Rockies is an integral partner in this endeavor.

Audubon Rockies Kiowa Creek Ranch and Sanctuary
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Audubon Rockies Kiowa Creek Ranch and Sanctuary

Audubon Rockies property near Colorado Springs Colorado is one of our pilot projects centered around our Conservation Ranching Initiative. We partner with Corner Post Meats to bring bird friendly practices to the ranch, while using grazing as a tool for a healthy ecosystem.

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Audubon Rockies Needs Your Help. Get involved with citizen science, our community events, and learn more about the initiatives that are important to the birds of the central flyway.

Hummingbirds at home
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Hummingbirds at Home

Hummingbirds are truly remarkable and fascinating creatures. A diverse family, hummingbirds include the world's smallest bird, the Bee Hummingbird of Cuba, and some of the strongest migrants. Join us as a citizen scientist to help hummingbirds today!

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