The Forest Service just released a plan that protects much of Colorado’s Thompson Divide from new oil and gas leasing. For years, this spectacular area has been threatened by oil and gas development.
Hundreds of people showed up to a public meeting with federal officials in Salida, Colorado, to voice their support for protecting Browns Canyon, an area in southern Colorado well known for its whitewater rafting, fishing and outdoor recreation.
A recent legal agreement should settle a long battle over whether or not to allow drilling on the highest lands of the plateau.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is finalizing three management plans for Colorado, covering a total of 1.5 million acres of public land altogether.
The benefits of wilderness and other public lands for modern-day flora and fauna are well-known, but conservation of wild places helps preserve traces of bygone life too,
On Oct. 4th, Rocky Mountain Youth Corps (RMYC) helped us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act by getting their hands dirty to give back to New Mexico's wilderness.
With the Wilderness Act and Land and Water Conservation Fund already under his belt, Pr
Greater sage-grouse might be brown, white, and yellow, but their habitat means green for nearby communities—green as in cold hard cash.
President Lyndon B.
Rocky Mountain National Park will be honoring the 100th anniversary of the park's protection for the next year, through Sept. 4, 2015.
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Help us preserve the last of America’s wildest lands by asking President Obama to make protection of the Arctic part of his legacy.