Browns Canyon

Rep. Ken Buck of Colorado. (credit: CBS)

Rep. Buck: ‘No More Acting Like King Barack’

Colorado Republican Representative Ken Buck is joining other GOP leaders in claiming that President Barack Obama has abused his authority.

02/19/2015

Browns Canyon (credit: CBS)

Obama To Designate New National Monument In Colorado

President Barack Obama is designating a new national monument in Colorado for protection as an ecologically significant site.

02/18/2015

Browns Canyon National Monument Measure Debated

U.S. Sen. Mark Udall asked for the public’s help Saturday to designate 16 square miles of federal land as a monument and wilderness in Browns Canyon.

12/06/2014

Browns Canyon (credit: CBS)

Browns Canyon One Step Closer To Becoming National Monument

The plan to turn one of the most popular rafting sites in Colorado into a National Monument gets one step closer.

07/25/2014

Browns Canyon (credit: CBS)

Udall Aims To Get More Protection For Browns Canyon

For three decades one of the most popular rivers in Colorado has flowed through an uncertain future but one senator wants to turn it into a national monument.

07/04/2014

Maroon Bells (Photo by Julie Miller of Greenwood Village)

Udall Wants Feedback On Creating Wilderness Areas

U.S. Sen. Mark Udall says he wants the public to help him craft legislation that would create wilderness and national monument designations for two popular recreation areas in Colorado.

02/26/2012

Colorado's Front Range (credit: CBS)

Dems Praise Colorado Areas Suggested For Protection

Conservationists and some Colorado Democrats are praising the choice of four areas in the state that President Barack Obama’s administration says should receive wilderness or conservation protection.

11/10/2011

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Rafting Season In Colorado Begins Despite Fickle Weather

Rafters and kayakers are already starting to take advantage of above-average flows on Colorado rivers despite the fickle weather.

05/16/2011