Audubon Rockies Blog

Stories about birds and their conservation from the Audubon Network

Burrowing Owl. Photo: Madison Roberts/Audubon Photography Awards

Personal stories, birding information, activities, and more about birds and bird conservation in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah. For press releases and more formal news articles, see our news page.

Get Outside and Lend a Hand to Rivers
Western Rivers Initiative News

Get Outside and Lend a Hand to Rivers

Sign up for Audubon Rockies-sponsored Wildlands Restoration Volunteers volunteer projects.

On Race and Birding
Birding

On Race and Birding

Day Scott—a Black birder, photographer, and environmental educator living in Wyoming—reflects on racism and inclusivity in the outdoors.

Get to Know Local Macroinvertebrates
Community Naturalist

Get to Know Local Macroinvertebrates

Learn more about the unsung heroes in your local pond or puddle.

Connected by Water
Western Rivers Initiative

Connected by Water

Healthy rivers are key to our physical, emotional, and economic recovery.

The Dos and Don’ts of Helping Baby and Injured Birds
Community Naturalist

The Dos and Don’ts of Helping Baby and Injured Birds

Learn how to tell if a bird really needs your help, and what you should do if it does.

Attract Native Bees With a Habitat Hero Garden
Habitat Hero

Attract Native Bees With a Habitat Hero Garden

Learn how planting native plants can help pollinators in your backyard.

How to Build a Pollinator House
Community Naturalist

How to Build a Pollinator House

Attract native mason bees by building a place for them to nest.

Grand Valley Audubon's Wetlands Restoration Project Is Underway
Western Rivers Initiative

Grand Valley Audubon's Wetlands Restoration Project Is Underway

How an Audubon chapter is restoring habitat along the Colorado River.

Plant Native Plants With Seed Tape
Community Naturalist

Plant Native Plants With Seed Tape

A seven-step activity for planting small seeds with your kids.

Do You Know Your Yellow-Rumps?
Community Naturalist

Do You Know Your Yellow-Rumps?

A guide to identifying Yellow-rumped Warbler subspecies and their intergrades.

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