For bird lovers, one of the most prestigious events is called “A Big Year.” It’s really an informal competition. “A Big Year is a rather insane undertaking.” That’s former Denver Post reporter Mark Obmascik. His 2003 book about the event is now being turned into a movie. The cast includes some big names... Steven Martin, Anjelica Huston, and Jack Black. Obmascik was on Colorado Matters when his book, “The Big Year” first hit shelves. And he told us how the competition works.
Birdwatching Book Becomes a Movie
Take CPR With You Wherever You Go
Stay connected to CPR while you're on the go, with the free Colorado Public Radio app for smartphones and tablets.
New Credit or Debit Card
Keep your Evergreen Membership up to date. If you have recently received a new credit or debit card, call Member Services to update your card information at 1-800-722-4449.
Most Viewed News
By Nell London
By Grace Hood
By Colorado Public Radio Staff