Paul’s Trip to See the Solar Eclipse

By: Paul Millhouser, GIS Analyst GIS, or Geographic Information Systems, involves using maps and other geographic information to analyze, interpret and illustrate data. At Rocky Mountain Wild, that means figuring out when proposed oil and gas leases on federal...

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Leading a Trail Team in Iceland

Leading a Trail Team in Iceland

By: Erica Prather, Campaign Assistant From June through August of 2016, I was on an international trail team with the Environment Agency of Iceland, selected as one of 16 from around the globe to form four teams of 4, and move about Iceland weekly, assisting r...

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ESA Action Day at LUSH, Denver Sep 10

ESA Action Day at LUSH, Denver Sep 10

Drop by LUSH Cosmetics on September 10 to learn more about the Endangered Species Act (ESA), and how it is used to protect wildlife. This visionary legislation has prevented 99% of the species listed from extinction. Unfortunately the ESA is under attack. Sh...

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Don’t Mess with Success – ESA Happy Hour, Boulder Aug 24

Don’t Mess with Success – ESA Happy Hour, Boulder Aug 24

What: The Endangered Species Act (ESA) is one of the most successful pieces of legislation ever passed. 99% of the species placed on the list are still in existence. Thanks to the ESA we can marvel at a soaring bald eagle, or enjoy the antics of the black-foot...

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Volunteer Opportunity at Vail Pass, Vail Pass 7/31-8/1

If you’ve gone to our Colorado Corridors Project Zooniverse page lately, you’ve noticed that we are out of pictures to identify already! Want to be the team that makes sure we get some more? On 7/31 and 8/1, we’re looking for volunteers to help us move t...

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100 Women for the Wild – Making a Difference

100 Women for the Wild – Making a Difference

Join us for a special Garden Party, August 6 “Sometimes an idea just feels right, and you go for it,” explains Tehri Parker, Executive Director of Rocky Mountain Wild. “We knew that there was a long-standing gender bias in the sciences. We al...

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Summit County Safe Passages for Wildlife Community Open House, Frisco July 26

Summit County Safe Passages for Wildlife Community Open House, Frisco July 26

Join us to learn about efforts in Summit County to protect safe passages for wildlife: Learn how the Forest Service, CDOT, the county, and towns are working together with local stakeholders from across the community to restore important connections for wildlif...

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Greater Sage-grouse Afternoon of Action, July 20

Greater Sage-grouse Afternoon of Action, July 20

Join us at Alliance for Sustainable Colorado for an afternoon of action to protect Colorado sage-grouse! On June 8, Secretary Zinke announced that he will be reviewing the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) conservation plans for the greater sage-grouse. ...

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What’s Up With the GMUG?

What’s Up With the GMUG?

By: Alison Gallensky, Rocky Mountain Wild This morning I literally got to give an elevator speech about one of the projects I am working on and that I am passionate about. When I arrived at the Alliance Center this morning, a colleague from another conservatio...

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100 Women for the Wild Garden Party, Denver Aug 6

100 Women for the Wild Garden Party, Denver Aug 6

Save the Date: Sunday August 6, 5:00-7:00 pm. Mark your calendars for some more 100 Women for the Wild fun. Katrina Loewy and Polly Ehrenhaft will be hosting a Garden Party on Sunday, August 6, in Washington Park East. This is a chance for us to catch up with ...

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