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Opinion: Gray wolves don’t need our help at the ballot box. They’re already here.

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Protect our outdoor recreation economy by banning speculative oil and gas leasing on public lands

Opinion Columns

Opinion: It’s time to ban wildlife killing contests in Colorado

Opinion Columns

Opinion: The Interior Department has turned its back on Rocky Mountain big game

Opinion Columns

Survey shows overwhelming support for reintroducing wolves in Colorado

More than 25 counties across Colorado ink resolutions opposing wolf reintroduction, even as a large majority of voters surveyed say they will vote in favor of the ballot issue in November.

Environment

Opinion: When it comes to Denver’s geese, their voices must be heard, too. Let’s talk.

Opinion Columns

Coyotes figured out how to survive in the city. Can urban Coloradans learn to coexist?

A recent rash of attacks on dogs in the Parker area reignited a long-running conversation about one of the most resilient predators in North America

Growth

Wolf supporters say they gathered 200,000 signatures, enough for reintroduction question on 2020 ballot

Opponents of Colorado wolf reintroduction are preparing a public education campaign as the battle over the animals shifts into a new gear

Outdoors

Colorado ranchers have beef with lab-grown and plant-based “meat” — and they want well-done labeling

Cattle and bison ranchers are looking for help to let consumers know where the food in their package came from, including whether it originated in a petri dish or another country

Business

Report: Sage-grouse recovery in Colorado, Utah to cost millions and take years

Colorado Parks and Wildlife estimates the bird's population at more than 3,000, primarily in Colorado's Gunnison Basin

Environment

Trump’s “energy dominance” push changing plans for 3 million acres of Colorado land, local stewards say

State and local agencies -- and more recently, Gov. Jared Polis -- prioritized conservation during years of public input and discussion. Now those objectives are in jeopardy.

Environment

Opinion: It’s time to speak up for our wildlife corridors and for our forests

Opinion Columns

Wildlife roam where U.S. once made nuclear and chemical arms, like at Colorado’s Rocky Mountain Arsenal and Rocky Flats

An astonishing array of animals and habitats flourished on six obsolete weapons complexes — mostly for nuclear or chemical arms — because the sites banned the public and other intrusions for decades

Environment

Opinion: What’s good for the goose? Not a home in the city — and their presence isn’t so good for the rest of us, either.

Opinion Columns

Remember the Fort Collins trail runner who killed an attacking mountain lion? Here’s what his life has been like since.

Travis Kauffman says he has been running more than ever since the February attack

Outdoors

Opinion: The mass killing of Denver’s geese is cause for concern and outrage

Opinion Columns

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

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.

Environment

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.

Politics and Government

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

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