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State and Local Audubon Chapters

Audubon Rockies

Grand Valley Audubon

Roaring Fork Audubon Society

Aiken Audubon Society

Arkansas Valley Audubon Society

Audubon Society of Greater Denver

Boulder Audubon Society

Evergreen Audubon and Nature Center

Fort Collins Audubon Society

Birding Links

American Birding Association

ABA Information * ABA News * Bird Sightings from the Hotlines * Conservation and Education

Attracting Hummingbirds

Suggestions of flowering plants to attract hummingbirds to your garden

Audubon's Center for Birds of Prey

Adopt-a-Bird at Audubon's Center for Birds of Prey!

Audubon on the Net
Listing of National Audubon net features and services

* Links to environmental sites * Audubon Forums *

Beginner's Birdwatching Guide

Tips for beginners including techniques, equipment, books, and places.

Beginner's Guide to Birdwatching

Links to helpful sites for beginning birdwatchers.

Binocular Buying Guide

A guide to help beginning birders in selecting a useful pair of binoculars by Steve Murano

Birder's Home Page

A general page for birding

Birdhouse Building from Deep Jungle Home

Tips on building birdhouses from surprising materials

Bird Songs from Patuxent

A great page for accessing bird songs from all over North America

Bird Sounds.net

Songs of over 600 North American birds.

Birdwatching Links for Kids

Many useful links for kids interested in birdwatching

Breeding bird surveys from 1966-1999

A draft version of the breeding bird surveys from the USG

Colorado Field Ornithologists

Conservation and study of Colorado Birds, a great site.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Web site of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Gunnison Sage Grouse

Current information about the Gunnison Sage Grouse including viewing times and areas

Crawford Area GUSG Working Group

Local GUSG Working Group

Monte Vista and Alamosa National Wildlife Refuges

Local wildlife refuges with excellent birding opportunities.

Sandhill Cranes

Basic information and biology about the sandhill cranes from the Nebraska Wildlife page

San Miguel Basin Gunnison Sage-Grouse Working Group

A group formed to conserve the Gunnison Sage-Grouse and its habitat in the San Miguel

Tail Feathers

An interesting collage of photographs of tail feathers from 60 birds.

TreeMusketeers Beginning Birding Site

Great advice for beginning birders including ethics and how to pick good equipment.

University of California Museum of Paleontology - Introduction to birds

Great website for basic information about birds

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