Another Rare Fish Pulled Back From ExtinctionAnother rare Colorado River fish has been pulled back from the brink of extinction, wildlife officials said Thursday, the second comeback this year for a species unique to the Southwestern U.S.
Demonstrators Aim To Stop Wildlife Refuge On Rocky FlatsFederal Judge Philip Brimmer will now decide whether to allow the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge to open on schedule this September.
Rocky Flats Lawsuit: Activists Ask Judge To Keep Public Off Former Nuclear Weapons PlantEnvironmentalists and community activists are trying to persuade a judge that the public might not be safe on a Colorado wildlife refuge that used to be a buffer zone around a nuclear weapons plant.
Planned Trails At Rocky Flats Prompts LawsuitA lawsuit has been filed in Superior over planned trails at Rocky Flats.
Mouse Found In Colorado, Wyoming Remains On Protected ListThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a long-tailed mouse found only in Colorado and Wyoming will remain protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Endangered Colorado River Fish No Longer An Extinction RiskAn endangered fish that makes its home in the Colorado River basin no longer is at the brink of extinction.
Bison Roundup: Herd Gets Annual Checkup At Wildlife RefugeThe Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge held its annual bison herd roundup and tagging Tuesday.
Prescribed Burn Sends Up Plume Of Smoke At ArsenalCrews are doing a prescribed burn at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge.
Group Sues To Keep Rocky Flats Closed To Public Until Proven SafeWith the potential for wide public access just a year away, several activist groups are suing to keep Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge closed until more evidence proves it’s safe.
Rocky Flats Set To Open Trail Network, Despite Outrage From Concerned CitizensThe Fish and Wildlife Service has wrapped up a sharing session about plans to widely open public access to the Rocky Flats Wildlife Refuge.
Sanctuary Owner Claims Death Threats After Animals EuthanizedOne of the owners of the Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Elbert County that euthanized all 11 of its animals says she's received death threats.
Animal Sanctuary Under Investigation After Euthanizing Lions, Tigers & BearsFederal and local authorities are investigating whether the Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Elbert County violated laws last month when it euthanized all 11 of its animals.
Court Removes Obstacle To Releasing Wolves In New MexicoA court has removed one obstacle to the federal government's plan to release more endangered wolves in New Mexico over the state's objections, but it wasn't immediately clear whether or when additional releases would occur.
Officials Believe Ducks & Geese Died Due To Waste Dumped In PondMore than a dozen geese and ducks died on a pond in Lakewood.
What Killed Geese, Ducks Under InvestigationFederal agencies have launched an investigation to determine what has contaminated the water in a Lakewood retention pond, killing more than a dozen geese and ducks and sickening at least three more.