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Biden Victory Sets Stage for National Climate Action

From the presidential race down to local initiatives, Coloradans voted to support our climate and our communities.
November 7, 2020/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Five things we’re watching on Election Day 2020

There are many things to watch on election night in 2020, both in Colorado and nationally. Here are five things we will be watching. 
November 3, 2020/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Conservation groups unveil pathways to protect 30 percent of Colorado’s land and water by 2030

Coloradans — in the midst of a global health crisis and on the heels of our worst wildfire season ever — overwhelmingly want climate leadership.
October 15, 2020/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Conservation Voter Guide for 2020 Colorado Ballot Measures

Help us spread the word about Colorado ballot measures and how they impact the environment.
October 12, 2020/by Ben Lerman
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Conservation Groups Statement on Release of Governor Polis’ Climate Roadmap

Coloradans — in the midst of a global health crisis and on the heels of our worst wildfire season ever — overwhelmingly want climate leadership.
September 30, 2020/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Statements on COGCC Mission Change Rulemaking

When it comes to oil and gas drilling in our state, the public supports protecting our health, safety and environment. As the COGCC embarks on this historic Mission Change rulemaking, we urge them to adopt comprehensive rules that set minimum statewide standards to protect all Coloradans, no matter which part of our state they call home.
August 24, 2020/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Statements on Colorado oil and gas ballot deal

Governor Jared Polis announced an agreement between environmental groups and the oil and gas industry to end the Colorado oil and gas ballot wars in 2020 and 2022.
July 24, 2020/by Press Team
The 30x30 goal will protect Colorado's beautiful outdoor places for future generations, places like Bear Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park

30×30: A Bold Vision to Protect Our Lands and Waters

Learn more about the 30x30 Goal, what it is, and why Colorado must take the lead in protecting nature.
July 22, 2020/by Ben Lerman
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Mapping for Environmental Justice in Globeville, Elyria-Swansea

In Globeville and Elyria-Swansea, historic and persistent heavy industry leads to environmental injustice. Mapping and community stories chart a new course.
July 17, 2020/by Ben Lerman
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Update: Professional Oil and Gas Commissioners Hired

The Colorado Oil and Gas new professional Commission brings varied expertise to make sound decisions to implement SB-181. Here's how you can weigh in.
July 17, 2020/by Ben Lerman
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Progress made for our environment and communities — but more to be done

Despite the challenges, Colorado's legislative session led to big wins for the environment and communities — but leaders must rebuild better, investing in the environment, public health, and racial justice.
June 18, 2020/by Ben Lerman
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From Working in the Oilfield to Mobilizing for Environmental Justice

Oil and gas hazards threaten all Colorado residents, but especially industry employees. A just climate future must include safe options to earn a good wage.
June 18, 2020/by Ben Lerman