Upcoming Events

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Ken Caryl Valley Area - September 30
Red Rocks Park - October 1
Pueblo area - October 2
Chico Basin Ranch - October 2
White Rocks Trail - October 3
Deer Creek White-throated Swift watch - October 3
Developing Birder Trip Developing Birder Trip
Patch Birding Trip Patch Birding Trip
Bird Song Focus Trip Bird Song Focus Trip

Notable birds seen within 50 miles of Denver

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  • Photo © Diane Roberts

    Colorado County Birding Guide

    The Colorado County Birding Guide, sponsored by our partners at Colorado Field Ornithologists, is a great resource for finding the hotspots and local birding patches.

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    Field Trip Reports

    Explore the numerous reports of species seen on DFO field trips.

  • Photo © Jordan Spalding

    Let's Go Birding!

    Join DFO members Megan Miller and Jordan Spalding on some of their birding adventures around our area

  • Photo © Jim Esten

  • Photo © Jim Esten

  • Photo © Jim Esten

Conservation & Research

Preservation of birds and their habitats

DFO Conservation

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Community Science Projects

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DFO awards grants to individuals and organizations engaged in research, conservation, and education.

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