Colorado Division Of Parks and Wildlife
U.S. Sen. Mark Udall is asking for the public’s help in crafting legislation to create a national monument that would include 22,000 acres on both sides of the Arkansas River between Salida and Buena Vista in south-central Colorado.
The Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife says folks have spotted bears near Colorado Springs, Aspen and in Summit County.
Auditors will investigate a $32.4 million spending miscalculation disclosed this summer at the Colorado Division of Wildlife.
Wildlife officials say a man who shot and killed a bear that was eating out of his cabin’s refrigerator was justified in his actions and won’t face charges.
Some angry southern Colorado residents are accusing state wildlife officials of killing the wrong bear after a goat was mauled. The bear they got was a sow, leaving its cubs orphaned.
Members of the new Colorado Parks and Wildlife Board have chosen their officers in their first meeting since the former Colorado Division of Wildlife and Colorado State Parks merged July 1.
State officials say U.S. Forest Service regional forester Rick Cables has been named the director of the newly created Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife.