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Purgatory Resort to offer naturalist training

San Juan Mountains Association and San Juan National Forest will offer a free naturalist training session at 9:30 a.m. May 31 at Purgatory Resort, 1 Skier Place. The training is for people...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Educational hikes scheduled for May

San Juan Mountains Association will hold two educational hikes in May: May 19, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.: Laurie Swisher, former San Juan National Forest old-growth coordinator, will lead a 3- to 4-mile...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Land surveyors to meet Tuesday

The Southwest chapter of the Professional Land Surveyors of Colorado will hold a meeting from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Butch Knowlton, La Plata...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Cortez Cultural Center to hold wildflower walk

Cortez Cultural Center will hold a wildflower walk at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at Hawkins Preserve, 1490 S. Cedar St. in Cortez. Cost is $10 for nonmembers and $5 for members. Proceeds go to Cortez...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Crow Canyon, Mesa Verde offer development program for teachers

The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center and Mesa Verde National Park are teaming up to offer a two-day professional development opportunity for teachers in the Four Corners area. On the first day,...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Beekeepers to hold Thursday meeting

Four Corners Beekeepers Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Florida Baptist Church, 30296 U.S. Highway 160. Bill Collins, a Fort Lewis College chemistry professor and bee expert, will...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

McPhee to host Public Lands Day celebration

San Juan Mountains Association, in partnership with San Juan National Forest, will celebrate Colorado Public Lands Day with a cleanup from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 19 at the McPhee Reservoir marina....

DATE: May 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Fort Lewis College to host conservation workshop

A conservation workshop, “The Route Ahead: Leveraging Partnerships to Maximize Impacts,” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Student...

DATE: May 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Electric vehicle questions to be answered Monday

Local electric vehicle enthusiasts will be available to answer questions from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at 11th Street Station, 1101 Main Ave. Those who attend can learn about how to use electric...

DATE: May 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Forest Service acts to restrict camping at Priest Lake

The Norwood Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal to add camping at the Mary E recreation site and limit camping at the Priest Lake site this summer. The Mary E recreation site, about 5...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Daybreak Rotary to meet Wednesday

Durango Daybreak Rotary Club will meet from 7 to 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Eolus Room at Durango Community Recreation Center, 2700 Main Ave. Andrew Gulliford, Fort Lewis College history and...

DATE: April 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

San Juan Mountains Association seeks volunteers for youth projects

San Juan Mountains Association is seeking volunteers to help with youth service-learning projects May 4, May 15 and May 17 in the San Juan National Forest near Dolores. A background check will be...

DATE: April 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life