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KMGH 7 Denver
Evergreen homeowner shot bear cubs in his trash, deputies sayEVERGREEN, Colo. - The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a hom
Evergreen homeowner shot bear cubs in his trash, deputies say
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 43 minutes ago
EVERGREEN, Colo. - The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homeowner who shot two bear cubs going through his trash. The shooting happened on Lupine Drive, near Bear Creek Road, around 5:13 a.m. Tuesday. Deputies said the homeowner... Read more
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Colorado Daily
'Misunderstood,' bats find allies in BoulderThey park before sunset atop a hill in south Boulder, grab a pair of fold-up ca
'Misunderstood,' bats find allies in Boulder
Colorado Daily / Posted 8 days ago
They park before sunset atop a hill in south Boulder, grab a pair of fold-up camping chairs, an ultrasonic detector and a flashlight that shines a faint red. They hike about a mile into the foothills until they've reached a small, nondescript... Read more
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Denver Post
Bear cub removed from a Wheat Ridge neighborhood SundayA bear cub was tranquilized and removed from a Wheat Ridge neighborhood just no
Bear cub removed from a Wheat Ridge neighborhood Sunday
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
A bear cub was tranquilized and removed from a Wheat Ridge neighborhood just north of Interstate 70 near Marshall Street Sunday morning. Officers from the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Division tranquilized the animal and safely removed it from the... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
'Misunderstood,' bats find allies in BoulderThey park before sunset atop a hill in south Boulder, grab a pair of fold-up ca
'Misunderstood,' bats find allies in Boulder
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
They park before sunset atop a hill in south Boulder, grab a pair of fold-up camping chairs, an ultrasonic detector and a flashlight that shines a faint red. They hike about a mile into the foothills until they've reached a small, nondescript... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
East Texas Master Naturalist’s Program on the Alligator Gar - The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday August 27th for its regular monthly meeting. Spencer Dumont Texas Parks and Wildlife Inland Fisheries Region 2 Dir...The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday, August 27
East Texas Master Naturalist’s Program on the Alligator Gar - The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday August 27th for its regular monthly meeting. Spencer Dumont Texas Parks and Wildlife Inland Fisheries Region 2 Dir...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday, August 27th, for its regular monthly meeting. Spencer Dumont, Texas Parks and Wildlife Inland Fisheries Region 2 Director, will present the program, “A Dinosaur Among Us, the Life... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Orpahned bear cubs could be in Douglas County neighborhoodhas Douglas County residents on alert. Two orphaned bear cubs may be running a
Orpahned bear cubs could be in Douglas County neighborhood
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 15 days ago
has Douglas County residents on alert. Two orphaned bear cubs may be running around the Indian Creek Ranch neighborhood. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials say the mother was hit by a vehicle on Highway 67 this weekend. 7NEWS is told the cubs... Read more
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The Farmington Daily Times
San Juan County wildlife, fish showing no signs of metal poisoningFARMINGTON — Despite initial concerns that acid mine waste that spilled into th
San Juan County wildlife, fish showing no signs of metal poisoning
The Farmington Daily Times / Posted 16 days ago
FARMINGTON — Despite initial concerns that acid mine waste that spilled into the Animas River could cause widespread fish and wildlife deaths, only a few fish deaths have been reported. Officials say that could be because the fish population near... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Options abound for Colorado huntersCraig — Sportsmen in the United States have a lot of choices about where to hun
Options abound for Colorado hunters
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Craig — Sportsmen in the United States have a lot of choices about where to hunt, but with 23 million acres of public lands and the largest elk herds in North America, Colorado has much to offer. “If you can come to Colorado and hunt on public... Read more
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Boulder Weekly
eco-briefsProtection Agency accidentally triggered a toxic spill into the Animas River, c
eco-briefs
Boulder Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
Protection Agency accidentally triggered a toxic spill into the Animas River, critics are stepping up their disapproval of the agency’s response to the disaster. From Capitol Hill lawmakers to state governors and Native America tribes, groups... Read more
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Daily Mail
Officials admit Colorado waste spill THREE TIMES larger than thoughtOfficials admit that waste spill from Colorado mine was actually THREE TIMES la
Officials admit Colorado waste spill THREE TIMES larger than thought
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Officials admit that waste spill from Colorado mine was actually THREE TIMES larger than they thought... and that the contaminated water turning rivers orange was laced with arsenic Waste gushed out from Gold King Mine, near Durango, while cleanup... Read more
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Denver Post
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterA spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into t
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into the Animas River, turning the river orange , triggered warnings Thursday that the contaminants threaten water quality for residents downstream. The Environmental... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterA spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into t
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Colorado Daily / Posted 25 days ago
A spill that sent 1 million gallons of wastewater from an abandoned mine into the Animas River, turning the river orange , triggered warnings Thursday that the contaminants threaten water quality for residents downstream. The Environmental... Read more
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Denver Post
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterAbout 1 million gallons of mine wastewater — laced with zinc, iron, copper and
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
About 1 million gallons of mine wastewater — laced with zinc, iron, copper and other heavy metals — spilled into a tributary of the Animas River on Wednesday, triggered by the Environmental Protection Agency as it was investigating contamination at... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine waterAbout 1 million gallons of mine wastewater spilled into a tributary of the Anim
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons of contaminated mine water
Colorado Daily / Posted 25 days ago
About 1 million gallons of mine wastewater spilled into a tributary of the Animas River in San Juan County on Wednesday triggered by the Environmental Protection Agency as it was investigating contamination at an abandoned mine. Health and... Read more
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Denver Post
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons in contaminated mine waterAbout 1 million gallons of mine wastewater spilled into a tributary of the Anim
Animas River fouled by 1 million gallons in contaminated mine water
Denver Post / Posted 25 days ago
About 1 million gallons of mine wastewater spilled into a tributary of the Animas River in San Juan County, threatening water quality and prompting warnings to agricultural and recreational water users on Thursday. Health and environmental officials... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Opponents of Christo's Over The River plead case to Colorado high courtThe group fighting artist Christo's longstanding plan to drape the Arkansas Riv
Opponents of Christo's Over The River plead case to Colorado high court
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
The group fighting artist Christo's longstanding plan to drape the Arkansas River with translucent fabric is pleading with the Colorado Supreme Court. After Rags Over the Arkansas River lost its argument in the Colorado Court of Appeals in February,... Read more
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KJCT 8 Grand Junction
Bill to study human/bear interaction goes into effect WednesdayDENVER, Colo. Grand Junction's Rep. Yeulin Willett's bill to create a study in
Bill to study human/bear interaction goes into effect Wednesday
KJCT 8 Grand Junction / Posted 29 days ago
DENVER, Colo. Grand Junction's Rep. Yeulin Willett's bill to create a study in hopes of reducing human and bear interactions goes into effect Wednesday. The Division of Parks and Wildlife will be evaluating tools to address the increasing number of... Read more
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KKCO Grand Junction
Bill to study human/bear interaction goes into effect WednesdayDENVER, Colo. Grand Junction's Rep. Yeulin Willett's bill to create a study in
Bill to study human/bear interaction goes into effect Wednesday
KKCO Grand Junction / Posted 29 days ago
DENVER, Colo. Grand Junction's Rep. Yeulin Willett's bill to create a study in hopes of reducing human and bear interactions goes into effect Wednesday. The Division of Parks and Wildlife will be evaluating tools to address the increasing number of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Bringing the law to bearA small bear weighing about 100 pounds is seen in August 2014 with a tranquiliz
Bringing the law to bear
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
A small bear weighing about 100 pounds is seen in August 2014 with a tranquilizing dart in his rear in the backyard of a home on East Carolina Street in Fruita. “They’ve lost their fear of us,” said Rep. Yeulin Willett, whose bill to find solutions... Read more

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