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North Star Birding Species List | August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 6:30AM - 9:30AM
Weather: sunny with ground clouds.
Location: ACES & Pitkin County Open Space, North Star Nature Preserve


Morning Birding Species List | August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 7:00AM - 10:00AM
Weather: sunny
Location: Hallam Lake and Rio Grande Trail

Species Identified  

Mallard
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Hairy Woodpecker
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Black-billed Magpie
American Crow
Violet-green Swallow
Black-capped Chickadee

     


Morning Birding Species List | July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 6:30AM - 9:30AM
Weather: cloudy
Location: Hummingbird Study at two private residences

Species Identified  

Mallard
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Woodhouse's Scrub-jay
Violet-green Swallow
Yellow Warbler
Song Sparrow
Red-winged Blackbird

 

 


Evening Birding Species List | July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Weather: mostly cloudy
Location: Hallam Lake


Horsehair Worms!

The Crater Lake Trail at the Maroon Bells demands that one spend quite a lot of time looking down at their feet. The 1.8-mile trail eventually becomes relentlessly rocky, passing through talus fields and rockslide remnants that require careful footwork of even the more experienced hikers.


Morning Birding Species List | July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 6:30AM - 9:30AM
Weather: mostly sunny
Location: Rock Bottom Ranch and Hooks Spur Road


North Star Birding Species List | July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 7:00AM - 9:00AM
Weather: cloudy
Location: North Star Nature Preserve, James Smith Property


Morning Birding Species List | July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 6:30AM - 9:30AM
Weather: partly cloudy
Location: Hallam Lake and the Aspen Music School campus

Species Identified  

Canada Goose
Mallard
Red-tailed Hawk
Spotted Sandpiper
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Red-naped Sapsucker
Northern Flicker
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Warbling Vireo
Black-billed Magpie
Common Raven
Tree Swallow
Violet-green Swallow
Mountain Chickadee


Morning Birding Species List | June 26, 2017

Tuesday, June 26, 2017, 6:00AM - 9:00AM
Weather: sunny
Location: Hallam Lake and North Star Nature Preserve

Species Identified  

Canada Goose
Gadwall
Mallard
Sora
Spotted Sandpiper
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Flicker
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Warbling Vireo
Black-billed Magpie
American Crow

     


Birding By Habitat Species List | June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00AM - 12:00AM
Weather: sunny
Location: Hallam Lake, Aspen Grove Cemetery, Ute Cemetery, Sunnyside Trail, private residence in Woody Creek, Ziegler Reservoir