CPW is a nationally recognized leader in conservation, outdoor recreation and wildlife management. The agency manages 42 state parks, all of Colorado's 960-plus wildlife species, more than 350 state wildlife areas and a host of recreational programs from hunting and fishing to the state’s trails program, boat registrations, snowmobiles, off-highway vehicles and more. All of its management is in perpetuity for the enjoyment of Coloradans and its visitors and this podcast is dedicated to telling the stories and happenings in Colorado's great outdoors!
1.31 - Keep Colorado Wild Pass - July 11, 2022
Starting on Jan. 1, 2023, Colorado residents can get a $29 Keep Colorado Wild Pass during their annual vehicle registration through the Division of Motor Vehicles. This new state park pass gives all Coloradans an easy way to invest in Colorado’s outdoors, wildlife and local communities in a meaningful way.
1.30 - NoCo Places 2050 - May 18, 2022
NoCo PLACES 2050 is a collaboration of Front Range agencies committed to sustainable solutions, equitable actions and beneficial land management practices for the long-term conservation of public lands in Colorado and the quality of the visitor experience.
1.29 - Highline Lake State Park - May 16, 2022
An oasis in the desert, Highline Lake State Park is the recreation epicenter for the Grand Valley with two lakes, lush grass, trails and trees. We discuss the park with its manager, Alan Martinez, in this episode.
1.28 - Rattlesnakes - April 27, 2022
Rattlesnakes often strike fear in people, but they shouldn't. Knowing a little about how these reptiles behave and doing a few simple things can go a long way in keeping you and the snakes safe.
1.27 - Superfund Sites, Gold Mining to Gold Medal Water
This podcast episode discusses the work that takes place to erase the dark legacy of gold mining and restoring gold medal fisheries, specifically detailing the efforts to clean-up the Upper Arkansas River.
1.26 - Conserving Winter Range for Wildlife - March 3, 2022
Area Wildlife Manager Jeromy Huntington joins us for this episode to discuss winter ranges and what CPW is doing to conserve these vital grounds that help wildlife make it through their toughest time of the year.
Informative, and needed
Phew! Finally! It’s about time our wildlife agency reached out and connected with the millennials! Great podcast