Archaeologist to discuss ancestral Puebloans
Crow Canyon research archaeologist Susan Ryan will give a talk at 7 p.m. July 23 at the center, 23390 Road K in Cortez.
Ryan will discuss the ancestral Puebloan communities in the central Mesa Verde region that remained occupied despite severe drought in 12th century.
For more information, visit www.crowcanyon.org.
County seeks volunteer for water policy panel
La Plata County commissioners are seeking applicants for the Water Policy Task Force.
The task force considers proposed policies concering La Plata Countys water rights and offers advice and recommendations.
Commssioners need an at-large member with general knowledge and experience in water issues or water rights, including technical aspects of water resource management. This is a volunteer position.
For more information or an application, call Jan Mayer-Gawlik at 382-6219 or visit www.co.laplata.co.us.