wildlife

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Federal officials hold only public hearing on fate of gray wolves’ endangered listing

An effort is underway in Colorado to ask voters in November 2020 whether to sign off on reintroducing gray wolves in the state

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado Springs’ downtown creek has long been viewed as a blight. Then one man started catching trout in it.

Colorado Springs is one of only a few remaining Front Range cities without a creek or river being regularly used for recreation. “There’s so many opportunities," said Alan Peak.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado question pitting ranchers vs. wolf advocates is heading for supermarket parking lots

Supporters will need 124,632 signatures by Dec. 13 to ask voters next year whether the predator should be reintroduced to the Western Slope. They’ll start gathering them this week.

News Primary category in which blog post is published

Scientists find flaws — including numerous factual errors — in plan to lift U.S. gray wolf protections

The findings could undercut the government's contention that gray wolves across the Lower 48 have recovered from near extermination