Sightings soar at annual Durango bird count

Suicide logo

Special series: Solutions to youth suicide in La Plata County

News

Sightings soar at annual Durango bird count

Warm conditions yield many species – and a few surprises
The Christmas Bird Count in Durango recorded 85 species of birds, including this belted kingfisher, which can be seen along the Animas River in Durango.
The American dipper is often seen feeding underwater in the Animas River. The annual Christmas Bird Count in Durango recorded 85 species of birds.
The common merganser is a fish-eating duck that inhabits the Animas River.
This Townsend’s solitaire was one of the species counted during the annual Christmas Bird Count.

Sightings soar at annual Durango bird count

The Christmas Bird Count in Durango recorded 85 species of birds, including this belted kingfisher, which can be seen along the Animas River in Durango.
The American dipper is often seen feeding underwater in the Animas River. The annual Christmas Bird Count in Durango recorded 85 species of birds.
The common merganser is a fish-eating duck that inhabits the Animas River.
This Townsend’s solitaire was one of the species counted during the annual Christmas Bird Count.
Reader Comments