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San Juan National Forest firewood permits to go on sale

Permits to cut firewood on the San Juan National Forest will be on sale starting Wednesday at agency offices and selected retail outlets. A minimum purchase of $20 allows the permit-holder to...

DATE: April 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Grand Canyon Trust to host volunteer trip

The Grand Canyon Trust and the Great Old Broads for Wilderness are inviting people on field trips to document the differences between grazed and ungrazed landscapes May 31 through June 2, starting...

DATE: April 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

FLC students can join Lower Dolores River restoration project

A three-day restoration project along the Dolores River specifically for Fort Lewis College students will take place from 8 a.m. April 29 through 5 p.m. May 1. The group will camp at Bradfield...

DATE: April 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Trails 2000 to host trail work session in Three Springs

Trails 2000 will hold a trail work session from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Spurline Trail at Three Springs. Crew leaders will guide participants in building the new trail. For more...

DATE: April 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Four recognized for their trout conservation efforts

Four local residents were recognized in April at the annual Regional Forester’s Honor Awards Ceremony held in Lakewood. Mary Hammer and Clay Kampf, both fisheries biologists with the San Juan...

DATE: April 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Southwest Farm Fresh to offer Farm and Field Experience to help beginning farmers, ranchers

Southwest Farm Fresh Cooperative will co-host the Farm and Field Experience from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 11 in Cortez. Through a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Beginning Farmer and...

DATE: April 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Durango Nature Studies to host Earth Day Festival

Durango Nature Studies will hold its Earth Day Festival at 1 p.m. Sunday at Rotary Park. Borrowing a phrase from Dr. Seuss’ Lorax, the theme is “Loving My Planet a Whole Awful Lot.” DNS has joined...

DATE: April 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Colorado Plant Society to host talk about osha

The Colorado Plant Society will host a presentation about osha, a medicinal plant found in the San Juan National Forest, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Lyceum Room of the Center of Southwest...

DATE: April 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

McPhee Overlook Trail to open part of trail

The McPhee Overlook Trail, located in the Dolores Ranger District of the San Juan National Forest, will open from the trailhead near Dolores to May Canyon on Monday. Only the first section, about a...

DATE: April 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Four Corners Back Country Horsemen to host tack sale

Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will host a tack and horse equipment consignment sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 6 at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave. Admission is free and the...

DATE: March 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Apple tree grafting workshop to be held in Hesperus

The Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project will offer a grafting workshop from 10 a.m. to noon April 6 at the historic Old Fort Library, 18683 Colorado Highway 140, in Hesperus. This is a hands-on...

DATE: March 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Archaeology talk in Cortez to address kivas

As a part of the Four Corners Lecture Series, Chuck Riggs will present “Secular and Sacred: Evaluating Kiva Function in the Mesa Verde Region” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the First United Methodist...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

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