Blog

Comment on Browns Canyon Draft Resource Management Plan

Browns Canyon of the Arkansas River is the central feature in a unique ecosystem that provides outstanding fish and wildlife habitat, stunning mountain views and four-season recreation opportunities. The Browns Canyon National Monument was established by presidential proclamation under the Antiquites Act on February 19, 2015. The monument covers 21,604 acres of scenic and diverse […]

0 comments
Take Environmental Action

Environmental Actions Weekly Round-Up

Weekly round-up of environmental events/actions/educational and recreational opportunities and volunteer projects. Click the sections below to view the specific information: Events, Conferences, & Opportunities Trainings, Workshops, & Webinars Citizen Science Jobs & Internships Volunteer Opportunities Actions & Action Resources If you have something you would like included in the next round-up, please email Chris at […]

0 comments

Comment on Motorized Use on Public Lands in Central Colorado

National Forest Releases DEIS and Schedules Public Meetings on Motorized Use on the Pike and San Isabel National Forests On Friday, September 20, 2019 Pike-San Isabel National Forest officially released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Public Motor Vehicle Use across the National Forests in Central Colorado. This started a 45-day comment period giving […]

0 comments
Vail Pass Field Days

Vail Pass Wildlife Byway Monitoring Field Days, Sep 18 or 19

Have you ever wondered why wildlife cross the road and what you can do to help them do it safely? Join Summit County Safe Passages’ partners to learn more about efforts to reconnect important wildlife habitat in the Vail Pass Wildlife Byway between Copper Mountain and the top of Vail Pass. The Vail Pass Wildlife […]

0 comments

Public Lands Defense Workshop: The 6th Extinction, Aug 22

From pikas to polar bears our wildlife is in peril. A recent report from the United Nations concluded that one million species are at risk of extinction. But, we still have time to act! Join us for our Stop Extinction Action Night. Using a “speed dating” structure we will take real action to help six […]

0 comments

Hold BLM Accountable at Public Meetings on July 18, 22, and 23

Eastern Colorado RMP Public Meetings The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is updating the Resource Management Plan for Eastern Colorado. This plan defines describes broad multiple-use guidance for managing lands and federal mineral estate administered by the BLM. Attend these public meetings to learn more about this plan, where they are in the process, and […]

0 comments

In the News

Colorado Corridors Project “Summit County government is looking at the possibility of constructing three new wildlife crossings to improve driver safety.” Deepan Dutta, Summit County News, June 18, 2019. “Wildlife crossings could be coming to Colorado mountain highways.” Evan Kruegel, KDVR Fox News. March 3, 2019. “Denver Zoo and Rocky Mountain Wild need your help […]

0 comments
Take Action for Gunny

Take action now to protect vital habitat for Colorado species

Help the Gunnison sage-grouse and other Colorado Species by asking Jamie Connell, BLM State Director, to protect vital habitat. Petition language: Dear Jamie Connell, On May 6, 2019, the United Nations released a report on the state of global biodiversity and ecosystem services. It found that 1 million plant and animal species are on the […]

0 comments

Happy Hour Foundation, May 29

On May 29th, join us at Diebolt Brewing Company for a casual happy hour to do good in your community, sponsored by the Happy Hour Foundation! For every drink you buy, Diebolt Brewing will donate $1 – but you have to choose which of the non-profits gets that dollar. In addition to the buck-a-beer contributions, […]

0 comments

Take Action Tuesday, May 14

There are tons of things you can do today to protect endangered and imperiled species and their habitats. Join us at The Alliance Center on Tuesday, May 14 and take all these actions with the assistance of Rocky Mountain Wild staff! When: Tuesday, May 14, 3:00 – 5:00 pmWhere: The Alliance Center, Centennial Room, 1536 […]

0 comments