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Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

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Nature Park Planned For Urban Denver Neighborhood

The uninitiated might see only the empty, miniature vodka bottles and ghostly plastic shopping bags littering a vacant lot in northeast Denver. Wildlife biologist Stacie Gilmore’s trained eyes scan a pool of drainage water and pick out red-winged blackbirds hiding in the cattails.

06/01/2014

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

Private Money Boosts Federal Public Land Program

Hundreds of young people will be clearing weeds and planting trees from Hawaii to Vermont under a federal program that depends largely on private funding, the U.S. interior secretary said Thursday.

05/22/2014

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sally Jewell To Visit Colorado Wildlife Refuge

U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is visiting Colorado to make an announcement about youth jobs on federal public lands.

05/22/2014

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

Colorado Getting More Than $2M To Pay For Trails, Shuttles

Colorado is getting $2.2 million in federal funds to pay for a new trail link in a Denver-area network, and to improve access to Rocky Mountain National Park and Chimney Rock National Monument.

02/18/2013

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

Salazar, LaHood To Make Colorado Trails Announcement

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood are visiting the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge outside Denver.

02/18/2013

Ezequiel Padilla-Villalobos (cjredit: Adams County Sheriff's Department)

Suspect In Murder Of 14-Year-Old Also Charged With Sexual Assault

The man who confessed to murdering his girlfriend’s teenage sister is also being charged with sexual assault.

12/28/2012

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

New Wildlife Drive At Former Colorado Superfund Site

A nine-mile (14.5-kilometer) do-it-yourself Wildlife Drive opens on Oct. 13, augmenting hiking trails and occasional bus and guided bike tours.

10/10/2012

Bighorn Sheep in Colorado in 2010. (credit: Dennis Claveau)

Top Spots For Wildlife Viewing In Colorado

There are hundreds of spots in the state for viewing Colorado’s wide array of wildlife. Here are some CBS4 has featured in recent years on Colorado Getaways.

11/15/2011

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar cuts the ribbon for the new visitor center at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge on Thursday. (credit: CBS)

Salazar In Colorado To Discuss Outdoors Initiative

The Interior Department says it will work with Colorado on three water and land conservation projects as part of President Barack Obama’s “America’s Great Outdoors” initiative.

05/26/2011

Dick's Sporting Goods Park (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Guide To Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park is home to the Colorado Rapids professional soccer team. It is the largest professional soccer stadium and complex in the United States. The sports complex has a total of 25 full-sized fields. The Rapids are in their 15th season as Colorado’s Major League Soccer franchise.

05/15/2011

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