Audubon Rockies Blog

Stories about birds and their conservation from the Audubon Network

Burrowing Owl. Photo: Madison Roberts/Audubon Photography Awards

Monitoring on Conservation Ranches
Conservation Ranching Initiative

Monitoring on Conservation Ranches

Audubon conducts bird, plant, and soil surveys to ensure conservation success.

House Wren
Bird Of The Week

House Wren

A perky singer of open woodlands.

Steak and Eggs
Conservation Ranching Initiative

Steak and Eggs

A guest opinion on why conservation ranching matters.

Summer Actions for Colorado’s Rivers
Western Rivers Initiative

Summer Actions for Colorado’s Rivers

July 2019 Western Water Newsletter

Red-naped Sapsucker
Bird Of The Week

Red-naped Sapsucker

A tri-colored drilling machine

Finding Peace and Healing on Rivers
Giving

Finding Peace and Healing on Rivers

How Audubon river trips helped two donors remember their son and celebrate family.

Backyard Hummingbirds
Habitat Hero

Backyard Hummingbirds

How to identify our local species and attract them to your yard.

Forests, Feathers, and Fire
Community Naturalist

Forests, Feathers, and Fire

Colorado chapter starts a collaborative bird monitoring project.

Restoring St Vrain Creek
Western Rivers Initiative

Restoring St Vrain Creek

At a restoration project in Longmont, Colorado, volunteers are keeping invasive plants at bay.

How Do Hummingbirds Survive Spring Snowstorms?
Birds

How Do Hummingbirds Survive Spring Snowstorms?

Hint: They consume more than nectar

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