User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Regional
Category: Land Management :: Grazing
Last updated: Nov 22 2019 01:25 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Yellowstone bison mow, fertilize their own grass, study says 22.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A study of grazing in Yellowstone National Park found that bison essentially mow and fertilize their own food. This allows them to graze in one area for two to three months during the spring and summer while other hoofed mammals must keep migrating to higher elevations to follow new plant growth.
Black Hills Energy ready to throw switch on new wind farm in southern Colorado 16.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
Black Hills Energy expects its recently completed 60-megawatt wind farm near Walsenburg in southern Colorado to start operating by the end of the year.
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Colorado prep football playoff scoreboard, Nov. 14-16 16.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Scores from around Colorado from the CHSAA prep football state playoffs.
Kafer: Reducing the threat of food insecurity here and abroad 16.11.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Although the stakes are higher for those living on the margin, farmers, fruit growers, and ranchers around the world including the U.S. face significant challenges from disease, pests, and extreme weather events.
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Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep advocates sue over plans to build Vail worker housing on animals’ habitat 15.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Lawsuit seeks re-do after Vail officials approved construction of housing where herd of bighorn sheep forages during winter
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Man pleads guilty to smash and grab gun robberies, armed carjacking in Arvada and Littleton 14.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A 20-year-old man pleaded guilty Wednesday to an armed carjacking and the theft of firearms in smash-and-grab robberies from gun merchants in Arvada and Littleton.
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Police arrest two juveniles in Wednesday shooting of girl in Green Valley Ranch 14.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver Police have arrested two juveniles in connection with the shooting of a girl in Green Valley Ranch on Wednesday.
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Woman shot in Green Valley Ranch, suspect at-large 14.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Denver Police Department responded to a shooting in Green Valley Ranch.
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The West is more than heroes and villains 11.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In ‘This Land,’ Christopher Ketcham roams the West in search of both, and misses a lot in between.
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From the Bundys to cheap burgundy: How myths shape the West 8.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Novelist Frank Bergon meanders through a changing West and traces old stories refreshed.
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9 Colorado prep football games to watch in Week 11 7.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A look at the best prep football matchups across Colorado as postseason play begins in Week 11.
Influx of grizzly bears compels Montanans to adapt 1.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
From electric fences to special garbage cans, rural communities find new tools to help them coexist with bears.
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Killing Bullwinkle: Big money and controversy surround Western trophy hunts 28.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Wealthy hunters pay top dollar for desired hunts, padding Fish and Game budgets and prodding resistance.
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BLM chief’s wild horse fixation distracts from the real threats to public land 25.10.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Species extinction, near-constant wildfire and widespread drought are a few omens William Perry Pendley might consider instead.
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After more than a century, agriculture is still alive in Boulder thanks to farm-to-table restaurants 20.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A lot has changed since farms and ranches were flourishing more than a century ago in Boulder County. But amid the ever-expanding urbanization, pockets of agriculture are still alive and thriving.
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Beer desert no more: Arvada’s Candelas development adds 10 commercial tenants, including the area’s first taproom 17.10.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Resolute Brewing Co. was the first tenant in the Candelas Point retail center, a two-building strip situated at the intersection of Colorado 72 and Candelas Parkway.
Wildfire in Larimer County forces mandatory evacuations in Glacier View area 17.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in Larimer County because of a wildfire in the Glacier View area.
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Retrofitting busy highways, like U.S. Highway 285 in Colorado, to let wildlife travel safely, too 14.10.2019 Denver Post: Outdoors
U.S. Highway 285 was once a death zone for the dwindling herds of elk and mule deer on Colorado’s Western Slope. But today it offers a lifeline, helping them travel from their summer range high in the mountains to winter foraging grounds along the Arkansas River.
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Retrofitting busy highways, like U.S. Highway 285 in Colorado, to let wildlife travel safely, too 14.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
U.S. Highway 285 was once a death zone for the dwindling herds of elk and mule deer on Colorado’s Western Slope. But today it offers a lifeline, helping them travel from their summer range high in the mountains to winter foraging grounds along the Arkansas River.
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Colorado and other states sue U.S. for details about impact of grazing program 26.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The U.S. government is keeping details secret about a cattle grazing program in six Western states that could be harming habitat and endangered species, an environmental group says.
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