Rocky Flats News & Candelas Stories

Welcome to Candelas Backyard Blog, providing news, information and contributions representing our community’s support for Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge, which will open to the public in 2018.

Do you have a story to tell, interesting facts to share or have a great Refuge photo you’ve taken? Send those to us at backyardblog@candelsaslife.com. We’ll let you know before we use them.

(Note: This site is a production of Candelas Life Wide Open and not officially affiliated with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge or any government organization. We reserve all rights to editorial decisions.)


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Prairie Rattlesnakes in the Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge

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Red-tailed Hawk in Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge

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Red-winged Blackbird in the Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge

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Shrubland Habitats in the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge

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