Migration

Most birds don’t stay put. They migrate, often thousands of miles a year. To conserve migratory birds, we must understand where they live across their full annual life cycle. Bird Conservancy of the Rockies uses technologies, such as geolocators, stable isotopes and satellite transmitters, to track birds’ migration. That way, we can discover where they spend the winter, as well as key stopover sites along the journey.

This research includes, but is not limited to, investigations on the migrations of:

For more information:
Chris White
Interim Science Director
(970) 482-1707 x24
chris.white@birdconservancy.org

Arvind Panjabi
International Director
(970) 482-1707 x20
arvind.panjabi@birdconservancy.org