Austin Cope

This weekend's Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival has brought birding enthusiasts from across the region. Becky Levy, Executive Director of the Cortez Cultural Center, joined KSJD's Austin Cope for an update on what it's like to watch birders in their natural habitat, and what bird species people at the festival have seen so far this year.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Wildlife officials are reminding the public to be aware of bear activity as spring begins.

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a $3,000 reward for information regarding the shootings of two eagles left at the headquarters of the Navajo Agricultural Products Industry in the Navajo Nation.

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Montezuma County Commissioner Larry Don Suckla expressed concern Monday about the impacts of mountain lions on mule deer in the local area.

Colorado Department of Transportation

Animals are voting in favor of a new underpass beneath U.S. Highway 160 between Durango and Bayfield – voting with their feet, that is.