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:
T. Luke George
Science Director
(970) 366-3142 x43
[email protected]

Arvind Panjabi
Avian Conservation Scientist
(970) 482-1707 x20
[email protected]