Wildlife crossings could be coming to Colorado mountain highways

By: Evan Kruegel, KDVR Fox NewsMarch 3, 2019 VAIL, Colo. — Plans to construct wildlife over- and underpasses along a large section of Interstate 70 are gaining traction in Colorado’s high country. The goal is to make one of the state’s most d...

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The End of an Internship

The End of an Internship

By: Tessa Lightfoot, 100 Women for the Wild Intern I am sad to say that my internship with Rocky Mountain Wild has come to an end. On my last trip with Paige, we visited State Highway 9 to check camera traps along the road. A tall wildlife fence extends along ...

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A Woman for the Wild: Tessa Lightfoot

A Woman for the Wild: Tessa Lightfoot

By: Tessa Lightfoot With an introduction by: Chris Talbot-Heindl Introduction: the 100 Women for the Wild Emerging Female Leader Internship In Rocky Mountain Wild staff meetings, it’s not unusual to hear Matt lament about being vastly out-numbered. This ...

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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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