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2018 - Year of the Bird
2018 - Year of the Bird

​​​​​Snow geese and Cranes

Year of the Bird2018 marks the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, the most powerful and important bird-protection law ever passed. In honor of this milestone, nature lovers around the world are joining forces to celebrate 2018 as the “Year of the Bird.” The Year of the Bird will celebrate the wonder of our feathered friends and provide an opportunity for people everywhere to recommit themselves to protecting birds today and for the next hundred years. CPW is committed to the conservation of birds and their native habitats. Ensuring the success of migratory birds is an integral part of CPW’s mission to protect the wildlife resources of Colorado for current and future generations. CPW is proud to join other conservation-minded organizations like National Geographic, the National Audubon Society, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and BirdLife International to help rally local and worldwide awareness and support for birds and their habitats in the coming year.

How you can get involved: Take the Bird Your World Pledge

Sign the “Bird Your World Pledge” on the Year of the Bird website. You’ll receive monthly calls to action - simple challenges designed to encourage taking small, important steps to learn more about the threats birds face today. #yearofthebird #birdyourworld #NationalBirdDay