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    05  Aug

    Morning Birding Species List | August 4, 2015

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 7AM - 10AM
    Weather: mostly clear, sunny
    Location: Hallam Lake and West Buttermilk Road

    Species Identified

    Canada Goose
    American Coot
    Black-chinned hummingbird
    Broad-tailed hummingbird (pictured above)
    Rufous Hummingbird
    Steller's Jay
    Violet-green Swallow
    Mountain Chickadee
    Hermit Thrush
    American Robin
    Yellow Warbler
    Song Sparrow

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    03  Aug

    A Conversation with E.O. Wilson

    Naturalists are inspired by anything that draws them further into nature. Often it is the grace of a bird or the smell of a flower that grabs our attention and pulls us in. One of the strongest sources of inspiration for me is ants. I have a deep interest in social evolution, and anyone who spends considerable time thinking about how societies evolve will eventually (and perhaps inevitably) become fascinated with ants.

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    29  Jul

    Morning Birding at Ashcroft | July 28, 2015

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 6:30AM - 9:30AM
    Weather: clear and sunny
    Location: Ashcroft

    Species Identified  

    Red-tailed Hawk
    Broad-tailed Hummingbird
    Western Wood-peewee (pictured above)
    Cordilleran Flycatcher
    Warbling Vireo
    Steller's Jay
    American Crow
    Tree Swallow
    Violet-green Swallow
    Mountain Chickadee

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    23  Jul

    An Eye on the Roaring Fork River in Aspen

    ACES has a new tool that measures streamflow on the Roaring Fork River in Aspen!

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