PRESS RELEASES

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
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STATEMENT: Conservation Colorado cheers Biden-Harris administration’s Conserving and Restoring America the Beautiful; 30×30 vision

Colorado must lead the way among the states by working to conserve and restore 30 percent of our state’s lands by 2030.
May 6, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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STATEMENT: Conservation Colorado Applauds Senators Bennet and Hickenlooper for Vote to Restore Life-Saving Methane Regulations

New polling shows Colorado voters are already seeing the impacts of climate change and want their legislators to take strong, timely action to fight climate change.
April 28, 2021/by Nico
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STATEMENT: Conservation Colorado Urges State Legislature to Take Action on Climate Week

New polling shows Colorado voters are already seeing the impacts of climate change and want their legislators to take strong, timely action to fight climate change.
April 19, 2021/by Nico
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Colorado Voters Support Bold Climate Action Now, Passing Policies to Achieve Colorado’s Climate Goals

New polling shows Colorado voters are already seeing the impacts of climate change and want their legislators to take strong, timely action to fight climate change.
April 14, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells
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Press Statement: Pro-Conservation Majority Elected in Grand Junction

Congratulations to Rick Taggart, Abe Herman, and Randall Reitz on their wins tonight — and to all of us, including our 2,500 members in Grand Junction on this victory for our air, land, water, and community.
April 6, 2021/by Garrett Garner-Wells