Did you know that the Double-crested Cormorant can dive to depths of 60 feet below the water surface, and stay under water for as long as 70 seconds?
Did you know that the “ears” on a Great Horned Owl are not ears at all? They are tufts of feathers call “plumicorns.” These feather tufts help them blend in with their surroundings. The Owl’s ears are actually on the sides of their heads… Continue Reading “Great Horned Owls are Very Interesting”
There is so much to see outside! Not only is being outside and away from the screens a good break, but it’s educational, too! A walk in a park is refreshing, and such a great opportunity for kids to learn about birds and other… Continue Reading “Kids Need to Get Outside!”
Colorado Parks & Wildlife has released a new educational video called “Livin’ the Wildlife – Bald Eagles” that was filmed at Barr Lake State Park. This is the incredible success story of a beautiful raptor that was placed on the endangered species list in… Continue Reading “New CPW “Livin’ the Wildlife – Bald Eagles” Video”
One of our friends, Bill Hutchinson, counted 48 Eagles on March 9th at Barr Lake State Park. He took this beautiful photo at the Archery Range in the Park.