Welcome, birders!

Socorro County provides some of the best birding opportunities in the world and is home to the internationally renowned Festival of the Cranes, which occurs each November. Thousands of birders and wildlife enthusiasts visit our County each year.

For more birding information, please visit the following websites:

Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge

Amigos de la Sevilleta

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Friends of the Bosque

Festival of the Cranes

From left to right:
 Photos by Jana Svobodova, Don Boyd, Anna Lear

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