"Denizens of the Alpine: Breeding Site Selection and Winter Movements of Brown-capped Rosy-Finches"

Amy Seglund, Colorado Parks & Wildlife and Aaron Yappert, Wildlife Biologist

The highest elevations in Colorado make for a harsh environment in which to survive. Yet a small, but hardy passerine, the Brown-capped Rosy-Finch — considered a "species of greatest conservation need" by Colorado Parks and Wildlife — lives year-round in Colorado's high country. Come learn about this little-studied bird and the efforts currently underway to evaluate its population status and breeding ecology. 


  • Occurred Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm


Third Street Center

520 South Third Street
Carbondale, CO 81623