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Rocky Mountain
Raptor Program

Judy Scherpelz
Executive Director
CONTACT US

 

Host Hotel Address:

Fort Collins Marriott
350 East Horsetooth Road
Fort Collins, Colorado 80525
Reservations:
1-800-342-4398
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RRF Board Mtg.

Field Trips:

Icebreaker


Welcome / Plenary Lecture Speaker: Dr. Pat Shipman

General Paper Session

Early Career Raptor Researchers Lunch

Special Session:
Raptor-Human Conflicts

Poster Session


General Paper Session

Symposium:
The Role of Banding in Raptor Conservation: Past, Present, and Future

Special Session: Raptors
and Zoonotic Infections

Evening Social


General Paper Session

Special Session:
Raptors in Education

Special Session:
Energy Development

RRF Business Meeting

Silent Auction

Awards Banquet


Field Trips:

 

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THE DEADLINE FOR SIGNING UP FOR ALL FIELD TRIPS IS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16TH.

Rocky Mountain Raptor Program Visit
Sunday, September 26, 2010
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Field Trip

Behind the Scenes Tour of the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program

Visit the facility of the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program, host of the 2010 RRF Conference.  The RMRP cares for more than 325 injured raptors each year, with the goal of releasing them back to the wild.   Additionally, the RMRP has about 30 nonreleasable birds that are used for environmental education and public outreach.  The 8000-square foot building includes medical care facility, gift shop, and classroom.   Rehabilitation caging includes a 2880-square foot convalescent cage complex with a 6000-square foot flight/reconditioning cage complex.  Education birds are housed in a 2880 square foot cage complex. 

Trip Details

Participants will be guided through the main facility and caging in groups of 10.  Tours will include discussions on rehabilitation philosophy and methods, case management, and the science and art of cage design. Photography is welcomed. 

Cost:  $5
Trip Limited to 30 participants, Transportation is provided.

Contact:
Judy Scherpelz 
Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
2519 S. Shields St. #115
Fort Collins, CO 80526
970-484-7756


Co-Hosted by:

Raptor Research Foundation, Inc.

Rocky Mountain Raptor Program, Ft. Collins, Colorado

EDM International, Inc., Ft. Collins, Colorado

HOST HOTEL:
Marriott Hotel, Ft. Collins, Colorado
1-800-342-4398


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