User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Regional
Category: Conservation :: Small-Scale
Last updated: Sep 13 2019 19:26 IST RSS 2.0
 
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A nomadic plumber found mysterious stones on his land — so he became the first person to return land to the Ute Indian Tribe 13.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Rich Snyder is the first person in recent memory to give land as a form of reparations for the Ute Indian Tribe. It cost him almost everything.
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Developer sets sights on huge swath of scenic metro Denver farmland 9.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Neighbors are raising alarm over a development proposal for a 150-acre farm in Westminster where crops have been grown for more than a century. It is one of the largest remaining plots of undeveloped property in the heart of the Denver metro area.
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Demolition of 1888 Lakewood farm is sought to make way for new homes 26.8.2019 Denver Post: Local
Homebuilder Richmond American Homes wants to put 77 single-family houses on the 11-acre Schnell Farm site at the southeast corner of the Bear Creek Greenbelt.
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Utopic or dystopic future Bozeman? 21.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Things aren’t like they used to be in Montana’s iconic mountain town.
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Denver residents take a stand on Park Hill Golf Course as green space dwindles citywide 4.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
While Denver was hosting urban planners from 18 nations recently for a conference on green space, residents were launching a campaign to preserve 155 acres of open space at the Park Hill Golf Course, which was sold to a developer last month.
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Former Park Hill Golf Course property sells for $24 million; buyer plans development 12.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A $24 million sale of the 155-acre former Park Hill Golf Course property was announced Thursday and the Denver-based investment firm buying the land said housing, recreation and open space are among development options for the controversial parcel.
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Denver communities putting more faith in land trusts amid affordable housing crisis 8.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
As a nationwide affordable housing crisis continues to inflict pain on renters and would-be homebuyers across the Centennial State one tool has emerged as a key means to get more people into quality homes they can afford and stabilize neighborhoods.
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Ditch the car: Trails you can reach by taking the bus or light rail 6.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
Ditch the car and take public transportation instead.
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Ditch the car: Trails you can reach by taking the bus or light rail 6.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Ditch the car and take public transportation instead.
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Golden eagles survive amid suburbia of Highlands Ranch, thanks to preservation of natural habitat 5.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A pair of golden eagles have nested successfully for years because Douglas County officials and the developers who in the 1980s built Highlands Ranch deliberately concentrated housing on relatively small lots, preserving 8,200 acres of natural habitat where the eagles hunt.
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Planned sale of Park Hill Golf Club a “great disappointment,” former mayor says 24.6.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Former Mayor Wellington Webb is jumping into the debate over the Park Hill Golf Club, a 155-acre property that may soon be sold to a real-estate developer.
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Letters: Hide Dinger from cameras; Park Hill Golf Club could go to developers (6/22/19) 24.6.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Hide Dinger from the cameras Too many Rockies games turn into an embarrassment late, and I’m not talking about the pitching. How in the world can the Rox constantly allow Dinger to camp out behind home plate? Can you imagine that scene in Boston, New York or L.A.? No, you can’t. The club will never […]
Editorial: Denver’s leaders must win this land battle for 155 acres of parkland 24.6.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Unless the prospective buyers of Park Hill Golf Club are indeed interested in operating a public golf course on the 155 acres of prime real estate in north Denver, they’d best pull out of the deal now.
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87-year-old Park Hill Golf Club to be sold to developers in July 19.6.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The owners of the Park Hill Golf Club have entered into negotiations with a local developer about the future of the century-old course in northeast Denver.
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After nearly going extinct, Washington’s pygmy rabbits need room to grow 31.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Recovering the endangered rabbits will test society’s willingness to let nature reclaim a landscape.
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“This may be the year”: Colorado legislators push to protect 1 million acres as wilderness through 2 bills in Congress 7.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Faced with population growth and a booming tourism and recreation industry, Colorado congressional leaders are pushing to protect more than 1 million acres of land as wilderness with the help of legislation to be introduced Tuesday that would cover 33 parcels, from high desert plateaus to river canyons in the western half of the state.
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Denver City Council At-Large candidate Q&A 12.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Denver City Council At-Large race features Jesse Lashawn Parris, Johnny Hayes, Deborah "Debbie" Ortega, Tony Pigford, Lynne Langdon and Robin Kniech.
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Letters: Ken Buck as the new GOP chair; A Pinocchio for Mayor Hancock (4/10/19) 10.4.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Ken Buck as the new GOP chair Re: “Colorado GOP’s shift to the party of Trump,” April 7 news story I just read the Sunday article on Ken Buck. Is it any wonder the majority of voters in Colorado are independents. Democrats and Republicans only know one thing: call each other names. I grew up […]
Extinction looms for southern California’s mountain lions 25.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A new study presents a choice: Allow the big cats to vanish in 50 years — or build modest wildlife corridors.
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A tenacious bald eagle in Frederick illustrates wildlife’s fight to survive along Colorado’s increasingly developed Front Range 10.3.2019 Denver Post: Local
Even for species that receive special protection under federal and state laws, survival is increasingly precarious as subdivisions and fossil-fuel production transform once-teeming wildlife habitat in Colorado to meet human needs.
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