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Opinion: The Senate can protect the public lands we need now and post-pandemic

Opinion Columns

Opinion: U.S. Senate should seize opportunity to pass landmark outdoors proposal

Opinion Columns

Opinion: We all need public lands to recover from the coronavirus outbreak

Opinion Columns

U.S. Senate will take up bill to fully fund Land and Water Conservation Fund, Mitch McConnell says

McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, made the announcement on Thursday afternoon

Politics and Government

U.S. Forest Service ranks protecting Colorado’s Sweetwater Lake high on its list of funding priorities

A promise of support from the Land and Water Conservation Fund bolsters the year-long campaign to protect the Garfield County lake and its surrounding acres from development

Outdoors

Opinion: Fully funding conservation fund is essential for Colorado’s economic recovery

Opinion Columns

In a win for public lands — and Cory Gardner — Trump vows to fully fund Land and Water Conservation Fund

The LWCF would get $900 million annually under legislation now supported by the president. Gardner will likely use the measure to bolster his 2020 reelection campaign platform and fend off critics.

Environment

Opinion: Under-investment in public lands hurts Coloradans and shortchanges all Americans

Opinion Columns

Nearly half of Americans didn’t go outside to recreate in 2018. That has the outdoor industry worried.

Sobering statistics in the Outdoor Participation Report show even kids are staying inside. “We should really be concerned as a nation that we are becoming an indoor nation,” Outdoor Foundation boss Lise Aangeenbrug says.

Outdoors

Plan to buy remote Sweetwater Lake and transfer it to Forest Service gets boost from Eagle County communities

With nearly $1 million in donations, the Eagle Valley Land Trust is moving ahead with plans to purchase the 488-acre, privately-owned property surrounded by National Forest land

Outdoors

Conservationists hope to tap Land and Water Conservation Fund to preserve land and water on Sweetwater

Historic Sweetwater Lake and 488 acres of land around it near Dotsero has been in the sights of residential developers. But now it could be saved for public access.

Outdoors

Opinion: 10 points to deflate the claim that “ending fossil fuels” is dangerous to the environment

Opinion Columns

Opinion: End fossil fuels? It’s political hot air that’s heating the planet

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Funding for public lands remains in jeopardy

Congress needs to include full, permanent, mandatory funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Restore our national parks using oil and natural gas

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Land and water conservation fund is crucial to local Colorado businesses

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Colorado is beautiful. Let’s work to keep it that way.

Why we need to fully fund America’s best conservation program

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Sen. Cory Gardner’s results are important for Colorado

Opinion Columns

Interior Secretary Bernhardt came home to Colorado — and the swamp monsters were waiting for him in Vail

Protest highlighted conflict over public lands policy as decision on where a new BLM agency HQ might land looms

Environment

Opinion: The Land and Water Conservation Fund is critical to the protection of public lands

Opinion Columns
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