Federal court blocks Wolf Creek land exchange, again

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Court denies McCombs – again

Cites Forest Services’ failure to comply with NEPA, Endangered Species Act and lynx protections By: Missy Votel, The Durango Telegraph September 15, 2017 The Village at Wolf Creek could have been dealt the final blow this week. On Thursday, U.S. District...

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PRESS RELEASE: Court Again Denies Red McCombs’ Plea to Approve Village at Wolf Creek

“The Forest Service cannot abdicate its responsibility to protect the forest…” For Immediate Release: September 15, 2017 DENVER, CO –Yesterday, a Federal Court again rejected pleas by the Leavell-McCombs Joint Venture and the Forest Service...

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One Woman for the Wild

One Woman for the Wild

By: Gabby Vermeire, Rocky Mountain Wild Intern As our northern hemisphere tips away from the sun and our summer draws to a close, so do the internships of countless college students. Hopefully their internships will have given them more than just another line ...

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Another Reason We Fight for Bears Ears

By: Erica Prather, Campaign Assistant During the last weekend of August, Rocky Mountain Wild sent me to volunteer with scientist Robert Gay, performing paleontological surveys in Bears Ears National Monument.  There were 3 other volunteers, and they all happe...

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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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PRESS RELEASE: Grant Funding Builds Programs for Women in Field Biology

For Immediate Release, August 21, 2017 Contact: Erica Prather erica@rockymountainwild.org Rocky Mountain Wild 1536 Wynkoop Street, Suite 900 Denver, CO 80202 www.rockymountainwild.org Partners in the Outdoors has awarded Rocky Mountain Wild a $2,000 grant to e...

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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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