Successful year for cliff-nesting raptors!

OSMP has reported the cliff-nesting raptor fledgling counts for 2018.  Overall it was a very successful year with 17 new fledglings.

  • Peregrine Falcon: 7 fledglings
  • Prairie Falcon:  7 fledglings
  • Golden Eagle: 3 fledglings 

A big thanks to the climbers for respecting the wildlife closures to give these young birds a chance to survive.

Information on OSMP wildlife closures can be viewed at, or call the department at (303) 441-3440.