The Roan Plateau

The Roan Plateau

IssueRelated Materials After a long fight, the Bureau of Land Management decided to conserve the Roan Plateau. This will prevent most of the plateau’s top from oil and gas development.   The Roan Plateau announcement in 2016 is the conclusion of a decision by...
Colorado Public Lands Day

Colorado Public Lands Day

Home » Issues » Our Lands »  Colorado Public Lands Day Public Lands Updated information about Colorado Public Lands Day can be found on the holiday’s website: www.copubliclandsday.com   IssueRelated Materials The Colorado state legislature in May 2016 passed a...
Browns Canyon National Monument

Browns Canyon National Monument

Home » Issues » Our Lands »  Browns Canyon National Monument Public Lands Conserving a Colorado Treasure The January 2015 designation of Browns Canyon as a national monument was a tremendous victory for conservation and for Coloradans. We know that conservation of our...
Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act

Hermosa Creek Watershed Protection Act

Victory at Hermosa Creek On December 19, 2014, President Obama signed into law permanent protections for the Hermosa Creek watershed, putting the final touches on a six-year, community-led process to protect 170 square miles of land just north of Durango. That same...