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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

San Juan National Forest firewood permits on sale now

By Esther Godson Forest Service The San Juan National Forest began selling permits to cut firewood this year at select retail outlets across the Forest on...

San Juan National Forest welcomes new Pagosa District ranger

By Esther Godson Forest Service San Juan National Forest Supervisor Kara Chadwick is pleased to announce the selection of Josh Peck as the new district ranger...

Public comment sought on Colorado Roadless Area boundary modification

U.S. Forest Service The Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), proposes to modify the South San Juan Adjacent, Turkey Creek and Winter Hills/Serviceberry Mountain...

Forest Legacy Program provides opportunity for private landowners to conserve forested lands

By Teddy Parker-Renga Colorado State Forest Service Colorado landowners who want to protect environmentally valuable private forest areas that could someday be threatened by development or...

Seasonally closed roads opening on the San Juan National Forest

By Esther Godson Forest Service The San Juan National Forest is beginning to open seasonally closed roads. The Pagosa Ranger District recreation staff have been assessing...

Public comments sought on Turkey Springs Vegetation Management project

By Esther Godson Forest Service The San Juan National Forest Pagosa Ranger District is seeking public comments on a draft environmental assessment for the Turkey Springs...

Funding available for projects addressing forest health, wildfire risk

By Teddy Parker-Renga Colorado State Forest Service Last year, historic wildfires were an unfortunate reminder to Coloradans that many forested areas here remain unhealthy and fire-prone....

Pagosa Ranger District plans prescribed fire for late April

By Esther Godson Forest Service  The San Juan National Forest’s Pagosa Ranger District is planning to conduct a prescribed fire starting in late April. Burning operations...

Piedra Road resurfacing project set to begin in May

By Terri House Staff Writer A Piedra Road resurfacing project is scheduled to begin in May, according to Acting Public Affairs Specialist Lorena Williams with the...

Piedra Road resurfacing project set to begin in May

By Terri House Staff Writer A Piedra Road resurfacing project is scheduled to begin in May, according to Acting Public Affairs Specialist Lorena Williams with the...