The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced about $828,000 in grants to preserve habitat for dwindling species including the greater sage grouse and Gunnison sage grouse in Washington state and Colorado.
The snow has been off-and-on in the high country since Saturday and more is expected there over the next few days. But it’s exactly what snowmobilers want to see.
Just like the mountains play an important role in winter storms, they also help determine who sees bitter cold.
Defending champion Tejay van Garderen took over the yellow jersey at the USA Pro Challenge on Wednesday with a thrilling win in Stage 3, holding off Rafal Majka at the finish.
USA Pro Challenge riders will have another uphill finish as they race from Gunnison to Monarch Mountain.
As thousands of bicyclists hit the mountain roads and highways across Colorado for the USA Pro Challenge, highway traffic along the route will be impacted.
Searchers haven’t been able to find a rafter who was apparently swept away in the Colorado River.
Western State Colorado University is encouraging its students to “explore and discover” the world following the announcement this week that the wreck site of a ship sailed by Columbus may have been discovered.
The spring storm appears to be to blame for at least one fatal crash in Colorado.
A federal decision on protecting the Gunnison sage-grouse in Colorado and Utah has been postponed again.