PRESS RELEASES

RELEASE: The Environmental Justice and Conservation Coalition celebrates Water Quality Control Commission’s decision to upgrade clean water protections for urban streams

Conservation Colorado, the largest statewide environmental advocacy organization in Colorado, announced a new round of endorsements for Attorney General Phil Weiser and Secretary of State Jena Griswold.
September 14, 2022/by Lilly Zoller

RELEASE: Conservation Colorado and coalition partners urge communities to provide public comment on September 12th to increase water protections

Conservation Colorado, the largest statewide environmental advocacy organization in Colorado, announced a new round of endorsements for Attorney General Phil Weiser and Secretary of State Jena Griswold.
September 8, 2022/by Lilly Zoller

RELEASE: Conservation Colorado endorses Weiser and Griswold

Conservation Colorado, the largest statewide environmental advocacy organization in Colorado, announced a new round of endorsements for Attorney General Phil Weiser and Secretary of State Jena Griswold.
July 20, 2022/by Lilly Zoller

RELEASE: Conservation Colorado endorses Governor Jared Polis and Lieutenant Governor Dianne Primavera

Conservation Colorado, the largest statewide environmental advocacy organization in Colorado, announced today the endorsement of Jared Polis and Dianne Primavera for reelection as Governor and Lieutenant Governor this November.
July 19, 2022/by Lilly Zoller

RELEASE: Conservation groups react to COGCC vote

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) voted today to overhaul the state's rules governing oil and gas bonding and plugging of abandoned wells, ushering in important changes that will help ensure health and safety comes before profit.
March 1, 2022/by Sara Fleming

STATEMENT: Build Back Better passes the U.S. House

The U.S. Senate should act quickly to pass the Build Back Better Act and send it to President Biden’s desk.
November 19, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells

Statement: Biden administration restores protections for National Monuments

Today, the Biden administration announced that it will expand protections and honor Indigenous communities led by the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition.
October 8, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells

New polling shows broad, deep support for state-level climate action

Coloradans recognize that climate change is already impacting our state and they overwhelmingly support hitting our science-based targets.
September 17, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells

Conservation Colorado releases 2021 Legislative Scorecard

Conservation Colorado's 2021 legislative scorecard highlights state legislative conservation victories and the elected officials who made them possible.
August 18, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells

Conservation Colorado statement on IPCC report

The IPCC's newest report confirms what Coloradans see with our own eyes: that dirty air pollution and climate change are already having a serious impact on our state and our health.
August 9, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells

Conservation Colorado welcomes Beatriz Soto to lead Protégete

Colorado must lead the way among the states by working to conserve and restore 30 percent of our state’s lands by 2030.
June 23, 2021/by Nico

STATEMENT: HB21-1266 is progress for climate goals, Conservation Colorado urges Governor Polis to sign

Colorado must lead the way among the states by working to conserve and restore 30 percent of our state’s lands by 2030.
June 9, 2021/by Nico