The New, The Noteworthy & Upcoming Events

  • Audubon Christmas Bird Count

    115th Annual Aububon Christmas Bird Count

    December 15th, 2014 - January 5th, 2015

    The Christmas Bird Count is the longest running citizen science survey in the world, and it provides critical data on bird population trends. Learn how to participate here.

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    FCAS Apparel

    You can now purchase shirts, caps and other items with our beautiful ptarmigans logo on them. Find out more here.

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    Photo Gallery

    The photo gallery needs your fall and winter birds! Please submit any of your favorite photos for inclusion. Find out more here.

Latest Field Trip Reports

Summary of Summer Field Trips

by John Shenot

FCAS sponsored nine well-attended field trips between our May and September pro-gram meetings. For highlights and photographs from the May 17 trip to Gateway Natural Area, the May 23 trip to Phantom Canyon Preserve, the May 31 trip to Sylvan Dale Ranch, and the June 8 monthly survey at Bobcat Ridge Natural Area, visit the FCAS’s Facebook page

Find FCAS on Facebook for Field Trip Information

FCAS has a Facebook page where we post announcements about upcoming field trips, last minute changes to scheduled trips, and high-lights of most of our outings. Just click on the “Like" button in the plugin to Like our page! Our announcements should then appear on your wall. You can also click on "Fort Collins Audubon Society" to be taken directly to the Facebook page. Note: We will continue to announce all field trips in the Ptarmigan and on our website.

Fort Collins Audubon Society

Serving Larimer County, Colorado, and Surrounding Areas.

The Fort Collins Audubon Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to nature appreciation, environmental education, and conservation activities.

FCAS Mission Statement

  • To promote the appreciation, conservation, and restoration of ecosystems, focusing on birds and other wildlife, through education, participation, stewardship, and advocacy.