Aces Stories

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    27  Aug

    Keep Local Wildlife Wild

    Saturday, August 18 was a beautiful day at the Maroon Bells. A much-needed rain greeted us in the morning, with the entire Maroon Creek valley overflowing with clouds. As the clouds lifted, the vegetation felt lush and animals soon began to stir. Before long, a red fox emerged to enjoy the freshly moistened montane meadow in the shadow of the picturesque Maroon Bells. Surprisingly, this fox showed little to no fear of humans, walking right up to a group of people waiting for the bus.

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    21  Aug

    Morning Birding at Rock Bottom Ranch Species List | August 21, 2018

    Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 7:30AM - 10:30AM
    Weather: Partly sunny, brief rain showers
    Location: Rock Bottom Ranch and Rio Grande Trail

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    21  Aug

    Morning Birding Species List | August 14, 2018

    Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 7:30AM - 10:30AM
    Weather: Sunny
    Location: Hallam Lake and Aspen Community Garden/Marolt Open Space

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    21  Aug

    North Star Birding Series Species List | August 13, 2018

    Tuesday, August 13, 2018, 7:30AM - 9:30AM
    Weather: Sunny
    Location: James Smith Open Space

    Species Identified

    Broad-tailed Hummingbird
    Great Blue Heron
    Red-tailed Hawk
    Gray Flycatcher
    Warbling Vireo
    Black-capped Chickadee
    House Wren
    American Robin
    Pine Siskin
    Chipping Sparrow
    Fox Sparrow
    Song Sparrow
    Yellow Warbler
    Black-headed Grosbeak
    Lazuli Bunting