COLORADO PIKA PROJECT*

In the face of a climate crisis, the Colorado Pika Project is engaging community scientists to conserve the American pika and safeguard the health of alpine ecosystems in Colorado.

The Colorado Pika Project is a research project implemented by community scientists across Colorado. Through long-term monitoring of pika populations, we are not only providing useful data to researchers and land managers, but we are doing so in a way that educates and engages Coloradans in conservation and the local impacts of climate change.

* Formerly known as the Front Range Pika Project

Help us monitor pikas in…



The
Front Range




Rocky Mountain National Park




White River National Forest




Pika Patrol App
(coming soon)

Denver Zoo & Rocky Mountain Wild

A partnership for the American pika

Explore the mountains.Contribute to conservation.Become a Pika Patroller!

Our Partners