Colorado County and Conservation Groups Sue Trump Administration Again Over Southwest Colorado Oil and Gas Leases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 2, 2018 San Miguel County, Rocky Mountain Wild, the San Juan Citizens’ Alliance, and Conservation Colorado filed another lawsuit against the Trump administration’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) over the agency’s decision to ...

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RMW’s wildlife win for Gunnison sage-grouse in Court

RMW’s wildlife win for Gunnison sage-grouse in Court

By: Chris Talbot-Heindl, Rocky Mountain Wild May 3, 2018 Yesterday we had a great wildlife win for Gunnison sage-grouse in Court! Last October, Rocky Mountain Wild (RMW), San Miguel County, San Juan Citizens Alliance, and Conservation Colorado brought a lawsui...

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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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County joins suit against BLM

Gunnison sage-grouse protection a concern By: Jessica Kutz, Telluride Daily Planet October 18, 2017 The San Miguel Board of County Commissioners and three environmental organizations filed a lawsuit on Oct. 10 against the federal Bureau of Land Management. The...

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Environmentalists, San Miguel county sue to protect Gunnison sage grouse

Environmentalists, San Miguel county sue to protect Gunnison sage grouse

Lawsuit alleges lack of environmental studies invalidates lease sales By: Jim Mimiaga, The Durango Herald October 16, 2017 Three environmental groups, along with San Miguel County, have filed a lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management alleging improper ap...

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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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The SabbMattical Chronicles – Volume 9

The SabbMattical Chronicles – Volume 9

And around we go… By: Matt Sandler, Rocky Mountain Wild June 22, 2017 I could have spent months exploring the canyons and forests of southern Utah. But, when you’re traveling with an almost 3 and 6 year old, knowing when to say when is a necessity. It ...

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Creating “Last Chance to Dance”

Creating “Last Chance to Dance”

By: Erica Prather, Campaign Assistant, Rocky Mountain Wild On January 26 Rocky Mountain Wild hosted a premier showing of Last Chance to Dance, a short film about the plight of the Gunnison sage-grouse. Since that time the film has been viewed over 500 times on...

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Gunnison Sage-Grouse Roadshow & Viewing Gunnison Apr 29-30

Gunnison Sage-Grouse Roadshow & Viewing Gunnison Apr 29-30

We have an amazing opportunity with this Gunnison Sage-grouse Roadshow stop to actually view Gunny! Currently, we have an ongoing campaign to ask the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to protect critical habitat for Gunnison sage-grouse in their Resource Managem...

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Wild & Scenic Film Festival coming to Denver, Jan 26

By: Chris Talbot-Heindl, Communications & Membership Manager Rocky Mountain Wild is excited to host the Denver stop of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival again this year on January 26 at Sie FilmCenter! So, what is the Wild & Scenic Film Festival any...

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