May 17, 2012 5:30-7:pm James H. Smith Northstar Open Space, Aspen Join Roaring Fork Conservancy and Aspen Parks for an evening of heron watching above 8,000 feet! One of the highest known colonies of nesting great blue herons in Colorado call Northstar Open Space home. We’ll view the herons up-close with spotting scopes and binoculars. Please bring your own binoculars or a spotting scope if you have them. Please dress appropriately for being outside the entire time. Please dress appropriately as this event will happen rain or shine. This free event is underwritten by City of Aspen Parks & Open Space. Registration is required at www.roaringfork.org/events. Please call (970) 927-1290 with questions. Roaring Fork Conservancy is the watershed conservation organization in the Roaring Fork Valley that brings people together to protect our rivers. Celebrating over fifteen years of watershed conservation, Roaring Fork Conservancy focuses on keeping water in our rivers, keeping our rivers healthy, and keeping our riparian habitat intact. For more information call 927-1290 or visit www.roaringfork.org.
High Altitude Heron Watching at James H. Smith Northstar Open Space
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