Plan To Protect Colorado Wildlife ApprovedA comprehensive plan to protect wildlife in Colorado has been approved by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Western Leaders Head Urges Change In Endangered Species PlanWildlife managers, conservationists and business interests are meeting in Denver as the Western Governors Association looks for ways to change the way endangered species are protected.
Suspicion Over Federal Wolf Plan Spreads To Colorado, UtahSuspicion over federal plans to restore endangered Mexican gray wolves in the Southwest has spread to Colorado and Utah, where ranchers and officials are fiercely resisting any attempt to import the predators.
Feds To Study Butterfly Once Found Across SouthwestFederal officials plan to study the status of a butterfly once found across the Southwest to see if it warrants protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Prescribed Burn Gets Out Of Control And Damages StructuresA prescribed burn that jumped containment lines destroyed three structures and charred about 600 acres of grass.
Rare Ferrets Being Released At Rocky Mountain Arsenal RefugeIt's a milestone for both the highly endangered animals and the former Superfund site on Denver's industrial edge.
Sage Grouse Plan Aims For Balance Between Industry, WildlifeA cooperative effort to save a ground-dwelling bird has diverted it from possible extinction, federal officials declared Tuesday.
Colorado Seeks US Approval Of Sage Grouse Protection MeasureColorado is asking the federal government to approve a key part of the state's effort to protect the greater sage grouse.
Federal Grants Help Grouse Habitat In Colorado, WashingtonThe 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.
Golden Company That Once Worked With Lion Killer Getting ThreatsA company based in Golden that once worked with an American man and professional hunter accused of killing a beloved lion in Zimbabwe has been getting threats.
Colorado Takes Steps To Protect Greater Sage GrouseColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Friday ordered state agencies to take steps to protect the shrinking population of greater sage grouse in hopes of avoiding a listing under the federal Endangered Species Act, which would trigger tougher conservation rules.
Prescribed Burns Postponed At Rocky Mountain Arsenal RefugeThe first in a series of prescribed burns planned at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in the northeast Denver area was postponed on Tuesday.