The Front Range is a major stopover for migratory birds

Image courtesy of: Boris Smokrovic / Unsplash

It’s bird migration season again. According to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, there are two world migratory bird days per year. This Saturday, the Environment for the Americas, a nonprofit in Boulder, will host a Migratory Bird Day celebration.

KGNU’s Jackie Sedley spoke with Director of Environment for the Americas Susan Bonfield about the event and why, this year the theme is “protect insects, protect birds.”

Listen:

  • cover play_arrow

    MorningMagazine_2024-05-16 Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon is an experienced radio reporter with more than 15 years of experience creating compelling, sound-rich radio stories for news outlets across the country. Kenyon has master's degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism in radio broadcast and photojournalism. She has worked in KGNU's news department since 2021 as a reporter, editor, and daily news producer. In all her work, she strives to produce thought-provoking, trustworthy journalism that makes other people's stories feel personal. In addition to audio production, Kenyon runs KGNU's news internship program and oversees the department's digital engagement.
Search

Now Playing

Recent Stories

Upcoming Events

0%

This May 1st and 2nd, we’re encouraging you to give and to publicly express what KGNU personally means to you.

We join other public and local stations across the country for this second annual event. It’s your forum to support and champion how KGNU connects with your values.

Donate

Learn More