Wild & Scenic Film Festival coming to Denver in two weeks

Wild & Scenic Film Festival coming to Denver in two weeks

By: Chris Talbot-Heindl, Communications & Membership Manager January 11, 2018 Rocky Mountain Wild is excited to once again host the Denver stop of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival world tour on January 25 at Sie FilmCenter! For those of you who have nev...

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Compromise Reached with Eldora Ski Area Over Expansion Plans

Compromise Reached with Eldora Ski Area Over Expansion Plans

Boulder County, Eldora Ski Resort, Sierra Club, and Middle Boulder Creek Coalition reach agreement on Eldora Mountain Ski Resort expansion By: Dave Hallock and Bill Ikler, Middle Boulder Creek Coalition An historic agreement was signed by Middle Boulder Creek ...

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Rio Grande National Forest Draft Plan Comments Due December 28

The Forest Service is in the process of revising their plan for managing the Rio Grande National Forest. The Forest Service has asked the public to provide comments on the draft plan and Environmental Impact Statement. Your e-mail or letter must be sent or po...

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GMUG Forest Planning Comments Due December 8

GMUG Forest Planning Comments Due December 8

GMUG is an acronym for the Grand-Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison National Forests. The GMUG National Forest launched revision of its 34-year old Forest Plan this summer, presenting a rare opportunity for the public to shape policy and actions on our local fo...

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U.S. rejects federal protection for white-tailed prairie dogs

By: Laura Zuckerman, Reuters December 5, 2017 PINEDALE, Wyo. (Reuters) – The white-tailed prairie dog will not be declared an endangered or threatened species after the U.S. government deemed on Tuesday there was no danger despite declines in its populat...

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PRESS RELEASE: Trump Administration denies white-tailed prairie dog Endangered Species Act protection

PRESS RELEASE: Trump Administration denies white-tailed prairie dog Endangered Species Act protection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 6, 2017 Media Contacts: Matt Sandler, Rocky Mountain Wild, 303-579-5162, matt@rockymountainwild.org Megan Mueller, Rocky Mountain Wild, 303-704-9760, megan@rockymountainwild.org DENVER, CO— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (...

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Why I Support RMW – Paul Millhouser

Solitude. That’s why I give to Rocky Mountain Wild. Our planet has far too few places where we can escape from the built environment. My travels have taken me to some of the remotest places in Africa, but in fact the Rocky Mountains still have places that ar...

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Highway overpasses successful at curbing wildlife/vehicle collisions

By: Christie Greene, Canyon Courier November 30, 4:40 pm The sun was warm as we gathered on Vail Pass last July. Paige Singer, a biologist for Rocky Mountain Wild, and Lisi Lohre, Citizen Science intern for the Denver Zoo, handed out hardhats and bright orange...

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Why I Support RMW – Rhonda Goostree

Why I Support RMW – Rhonda Goostree

Greetings and happy trails from Red Rocks! My name is Rhonda Goostree. I am a second grade teacher at Red Rocks Elementary. Also, I love and appreciate the great outdoors. Our school is nestled next to the amazing Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison CO. We are ...

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Why I Support RMW – Christie Greene

Why I Support RMW – Christie Greene

When I was 23, I was offered a move from Tennessee to Colorado with my company. Thank goodness I said yes! I realized early on that this is the place I was meant to be. A lot of other people realized the same thing, and the population doubled in Colorado and i...

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