User: flenvcenter Topic: Land-Regional
Category: Land Management :: Recreation :: Non-Motorized Recreation
Last updated: Jul 11 2018 10:01 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Colorado wildfire update: Blazes take toll on stressed wildlife, humans warned to take precautions 11.7.2018 Denver Post: Local
More than 182,000 acres of land have been scorched by Colorado wildfire this season and the damage is taking a toll on wildlife.
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Colorado wildfire update: Colorado has the highest number of active wildfires in the country 10.7.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
While still early in the wildfire season, drought-plagued Colorado is outpacing all other U.S. states when it comes to the number of actively-burning wildfires, according to federal statistics.
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Colorado wildfire update: Spring Creek fire set to become 2nd largest in state history 10.7.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
More than a dozen wildfires burned Monday across Colorado as dozens more burned across the western United States.
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Drone joins search for hiker missing in Rocky Mountain National Park for more than a week 10.7.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The search for a Fort Collins man missing in Rocky Mountain National Park entered its fourth day Monday, with rescuers cutting the number of people involved in favor of flying a drone in an effort to expand the search area.
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Driver died after crashing into a tree in Aurora Saturday morning 9.7.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
A driver died Saturday morning after crashing a car into a tree shortly after 4 a.m. on South Ceylon Way near East Floyd Avenue in Aurora. 
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Search for missing hiker in Rocky Mountain National Park continues Sunday 9.7.2018 Denver Post: Local
The search for a missing Fort Collins hiker continues more than a week after he went missing while summiting Mount Meeker in Rocky Mountain National Park. But efforts were slightly hindered Sunday as the state's on-going wildfires pulled away some of the search crews' resources.
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Two mountain goats shot to death at close range on Quandary Peak 8.7.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Two mountain goats were poached on Quandary Peak last week, and Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering a $1,000 reward for any information about who shot and killed the animals.
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Search grows for Fort Collins hiker missing in Rocky Mountain National Park for a week 7.7.2018 Denver Post: Local
More than 60 people are involved in a continued search for a missing Fort Collins man in Rocky Mountain National Park who was last seen a week ago.
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Colorado wildfire update: The latest from the Lake Christine fire, Spring Creek fire and other blazes across the state 5.7.2018 Denver Post: Local
While rain predictions for this week give some fire crews hope, strong winds Wednesday fueled the quickly spreading Lake Christine fire as it jumped from 300 acres to about 2,700.
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Colorado wildfires update: The latest from the Spring Creek fire, 416 fire, High Chateau fire and other blazes in Colorado 3.7.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
The human-caused Spring Creek fire has burned more than 56,800 acres in Costilla County.
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How does a volunteer army help wildfire efforts? With horse trailers, baby wipes and cheese. 3.7.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
With erratic and gusty winds pushing the High Chateau Fire across Teller County, the owners of a local summer camp decided it was time to go.
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Colorado among leading states nationwide for current wildfires, July 4th fireworks fuel concerns 30.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
More than a half-dozen wildfires are burning in Colorado torching thousands of acres from the Wyoming border to the San Juan Mountains, making the state the hot spot nationally for wildland fires as the potentially combustible July 4th Holiday approaches.
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Gardner supports conservation fund until it’s time to vote 29.6.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
I appreciate Gardner’s verbal support for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, but that support means nothing if he refuses to stand behind it with his votes.
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Fires are white-hot signs of climate change in our backyard 29.6.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
My first backpacking trip as a kid was in Bear Creek in southwest Colorado where the Burro Fire is now incinerating thousands of acres of forest. Fishing poles in hand, my brother and I hiked from fishing hole to fishing hole in the shade of tall spruce and fir trees. Many of the most wonderful times in my childhood involved hunting and fishing trips across Colorado with my family. Like many in southwest Colorado, I suspect, I’ve been watching the billowing smoke plumes, now visible from outer space, of the Burro and 416 Fires with an ever-sinking feeling in my stomach.
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Colorado Parks and Wildlife determines bear attack unlikely following investigation in Red Feather Lakes incident 23.6.2018 Denver Post: Outdoors
Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has determined that the June 5 attack reported on U.S. Forest Service land in Red Feather Lakes was unlikely a bear attack.
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And now for something completely different — good news 22.6.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Wait, there’s good news? Open the paper or turn on the television, especially cable news, and you’ll hear a lot of bad news. News is by definition a change from the norm and the norm, frankly, is pretty good in America. Thus you’ll never this broadcast: “Good morning! It’s another average, beautiful, sunny, Colorado day. Thousands of roads are accident free so the millions of Denver Metro adults heading to work will have an uneventful commute this morning. Since the mountains are 99 percent free of fire, kids headed to camp will have a safe and fun adventure.” The aberration – the storm, multi-car accident, forest fire, or kid’s camp scandal – usually gets a headline not the positive or neutral events of a typical day.
PHOTOS: Inside the fire fighter’s camp at the 416 fire 15.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Hotshots and firefighters from all of the country have come to battle the 416 Fire near Durango, Colo. The fire is estimated at about 32,000 acres with only 15% containment. Predicted thunderstorms may bring strong outflow winds and increase the potential for extreme fire behavior today. The fire, burning 23 miles northwest of Durango, started […]
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PHOTOS: Broncos Mini Camp at Dove Valley June 12-14, 2018 14.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Photos from The Denver Broncos' mandatory minicamp June 12-14 at Dove Valley in Englewood, Colorado.
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Jefferson County health chief: Keep Rocky Flats off limits or prove it’s safe for recreation 1.6.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
The public health chief for Jefferson County on Thursday declared the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge should not open to the public due to lack of "truly independent" assessment of potentially harmful plutonium contamination both on and off the federal property.
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Northern Colorado Bears basketball adds guard Trent Harris 31.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The Northern Colorado Bears men's basketball team bolstered its backcourt on Wednesday signing transfer guard Trent Harris to its roster.
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