An oil rig in Weld County. Text says "The Bureau of Land Management is reforming its oil and gas leasing regulations. Comments due September 22"

Make the world a little greener with these environmental actions

Every Friday, we post ways that you can make our region a greener place, including events, community science projects, jobs, internships, and direct actions.

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PRESS RELEASE: Colorado Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Restore Wolverines to Colorado

After a more than 100-year absence, wolverines may be poised to return to Colorado. A bipartisan bill would authorize Colorado Parks and Wildlife to reintroduce wolverines to Colorado.

Gunnison sage-grouse

Tell the Bureau that it must commit to strong conservation of Gunnison sage-grouse habitat

Tell the Bureau of Land Management that it must commit to strong conservation of Gunnison sage-grouse habitat to halt the trajectory towards extinction and promote recovery.


Read about Rocky Mountain Wild in the news!

Read our Press Releases here. Colorado Bat Watch Colorado Corridors Project Colorado Pika Project Endangered Species Friends of Wolf Creek Go Big! Central Colorado Bighorn Sheep Survey Oil and Gas Watch Public Lands Wild I-70 Audio Tour Other Programs

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Take action to strengthen protections for CO big game

The Bureau of Land Management is in the process of amending its management plans across Colorado to better protect big game. Your voice can strengthen this plan and help us to better protect big game habitat. Comments are due Tuesday, February 6th.

Canada lynx sleeping, courtesy of Eric Kilby

Rocky Mountain Wild’s Lynx Tree

Upcoming Events Celebrating Arab American Conservationists Links from Social Media

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3 days left; 5 reasons to give

The end-of-the-year giving campaign is almost over, but we had to ask you one more time to see if, together, we can reach our goal of raising $80k to support the wildlife and wild lands in our region! (We are currently sitting at $43,461 — plus whatever may be on its way in the mail!) […]

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8 exciting ways you can save our marvelous wildlife

Protecting biodiversity is a big job and one we do better as a community! Here are just eight ways you can engage with our work to protect the wildlife and wild lands you care about.

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Response Brief filed to protect Wolf Creek Pass

On July 21, 2023, Rocky Mountain Wild and our partner organizations filed a Response Brief defending both Judge Matsch and Judge Arguello’s Orders and reiterating all the reasons why the Agencies actions were unlawful.

An oil rig in Weld County

How to get involved in The Bureau’s oil and gas leasing reforms

After years of pressure from leading national and western-based environmental and conservation groups, The Bureau of Land Management (The Bureau) released for public comment a long-overdue set of reforms on oil and gas leasing regulations! The comment deadline to show your support is September 22.