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    Birds of Prey

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    Meet Radical Raptors (first 30 minutes)
    Young children (2-5) can meet two live raptors at the library and find out what makes them special.

    Talon Talk (next 60 minutes)
    Children (5 and above) will meet and learn about four live raptors at the library. Find out what these…

  • Locations: News Published

    Honoring the night sky

    Every year, millions of birds migrate through our state. According to Colorado State University’s Dr. Kyle Horton, 80% of these flights occur at night when it is safest for birds to travel long distances. Increasingly, fewer birds survive this great migration and one of the primary causes isread more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    Earth Day, cats and birds

    By Nancy Peterson

    The celebration of Earth Day marks a key victory of the modern environmental movement in the United States in 1970.

    Democratic Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin envisioned the very first Earth Day, harnessing the energy of student anti-war protests toread more →

  • Locations: Columns, News Published

    The world’s largest migration

    By Mary Harris
    Roaring Fork Audubon

    The world’s largest animal migration is coming to North America! A portion of this migration will pass right through the Roaring Fork Valley; and, lucky for us, many will remain to breed, most of them returning to the very same habitat patch where… read more →