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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

An Eastern Kingbird on May 18. (Ryan Schmidt | The Collegian)

Campus bird feeders to offer ‘fun, educational research experiences’

Corbin Reiter November 5, 2019

With all the fuss about squirrels on campus, it may seem as though the birds that call Colorado State University their home get little recognition in comparison. The Ornithology Club at CSU wants to change...

(Photo illustration by Zoe Jennings) Outdoor cats, kill about 1.3 to 4 billion birds in the United States annually. Fort Collins bird populations are especially vulnerable to outdoor cat predation because the city falls on a major migration corridor for birds, there are many pets and there is the presence of a big university in the town. 

Lovable killers: Outdoor cats pose a threat to wild bird populations in Fort Collins

Zoë Jennings April 17, 2018

Mariah Worman adopted her beloved cat, James, when she was 11 years old. Ever since, he has enjoyed life living inside their home as well as exploring their suburban neighborhood. Little does James know...

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