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Pair of Burrowing Owls.

Governor Polis Proclaims April Lights Off for Bird Migration Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Governor Polis Proclaims April Lights Off for Bird Migration Month Proclamation raises awareness for the threat light pollution poses to millions of birds.   FORT COLLINS, Colo. (April 1, 2022) – Governor Polis has proclaimed April 2022 as Lights Off for Bird Migration Month, effective today. “In the coming weeks, tens of …

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Bird Migration Update (April 2021)

Spring bird migration season is here!  In Colorado the peak of spring migration is in early May.  Studies show that huge numbers of birds fly on just a few nights.  Colorado State University’s bird migration forecast can predict migration activity levels one, two, or three days in advance.  Watch for alerts at https://aeroecolab.com/colorado, and see …

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