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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Fire burning on Plumtaw Road: 600 acres, reaches Fourmile Road on east boundary

Update 8:45 a.m., Wednesday, May 18: The following update was posted on InciWeb shortly before 8:45 a.m. regarding the Plumtaw Fire: The Plumtaw fire was first...

The future of Lake Powell

By Nell Taylor | Special to The SUN Colorado is holding a water awareness campaign this year, 100 years after the 1922 Colorado River Compact...

As sightings increase, here are tips to help understand mountain lion behavior

Colorado Parks and Wildlife As more people move to and recreate outdoors across Colorado, the more they cross paths with wildlife. Following that trend, there...

Buzzing, clicking sound in tree canopy explained

By Ryan Cox Special to The SUN This time of year in southwest Colorado, you might notice a loud and droning buzzing or clicking sound in...

County, Southern Ute and Forest Service entering stage 1 fire restrictions

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer Archuleta County, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and the San Juan National Forest (SJNF) are entering into stage 1 fire restrictions. The...

Piedra Road resurfacing to begin

By Lorena WilliamsForest Service Reconstruction and resurfacing of the Piedra Road (NFSR 631) on the Pagosa Ranger District of the San Juan National Forest is...

The hummingbirds are nearly here

By John Porco | Special to The SUN The hummingbirds will be arriving in Pagosa Country in the next few weeks, providing a flash of...

Williams Creek fishing

Photo courtesy Allen Domingo Allen Domingo and his dog, Animas Domingo, got in some fall fishing at Williams Creek recently. This salmon was just part...

Second phase of San Juan cutthroat restoration scheduled for Wolf Creek headwaters

By Rebecca Robbins Forest Service The effort by Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) to restore San Juan cutthroat trout in the San Juan River Basin will...

Fire restrictions rescinded on San Juan National Forest

By Lorena WilliamsForest Service Stage 1 fire restrictions on all National Forest System lands within the San Juan National Forest, including wilderness, will be rescinded...