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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

• Outdoors & Recreation

Colorado Parks and Wildlife seeks applications for projects that will restore wetland habitat

Colorado Parks and Wildlife Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) is seeking applications for wetland and riparian restoration, enhancement and creation projects to support its Wetlands...

Conservation Helping Hand program offered to landowners

By Cynthia Purcell | San Juan Conservation District The San Juan Conservation District (SJCD) is proud to offer a program we started 16 years ago,...

Guess who has outsized clout on public lands?

By Jonathan Thompson PREVIEW Columnist This may be a surprising story. It begins with a working group trying to save the last native bighorn sheep of...

Bird of the Week

Photo courtesy Keith Bruno This week’s Bird of the Week, compliments of the Weminuche Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies, is the American dipper. There are very...

WinterFest events set for Jan. 21-23

By Mary Jo Coulehan | Pagosa Springs Area Chamber of Commerce WinterFest will take place this weekend, Jan. 21-23. This year’s event is chock-full of...

Red Ryder BB Gun Biathlon Nordic Ski Race set for Sunday

By James Dickhoff | Pagosa Nordic Club Join the Pagosa Nordic Club this Sunday, Jan, 23, during WinterFest, for the annual Red Ryder BB Gun...

Presentation to feature plant biodiversity in the HD Mountains

By Amanda M. Kuenzi | Mountain Studies Institute “Assessment of Vascular Plant Biodiversity in the HD Mountains” by Emma Cooley will be presented from 6...

Happy dog tale: Waterfall rescue

Photos courtesy Dustin English and Ed Williams Rescuers work to save a dog at the top of Treasure Falls east of town on Jan. 15,...

Wind-driven fire ran until the gusts died

By Dave MarstonPREVIEW Columnist The Marshall Fire that demolished more than 1,000 homes along the front range of Colorado two weeks ago was not unique....

Bird of the Week

Photo courtesy Byron Greco This week’s Bird of the Week, compliments of the Weminuche Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies, is the yellow-bellied sapsucker. This member of...