Policy

Summer Actions for Colorado’s Rivers

Summer Actions for Colorado’s Rivers

— July 2019 Western Water Newsletter
New Report Finds Increased Oil and Gas Leasing and Drilling in Priority Sage-Grouse Habitat

New Report Finds Increased Oil and Gas Leasing and Drilling in Priority Sage-Grouse Habitat

— Despite a formal directive to keep leasing, drilling outside sage-grouse habitat, federal agencies have pushed to develop in priority habitat.
“A Grave Setback:” US Forest Service Releases Weak Versions of Sagebrush Conservation Plans

“A Grave Setback:” US Forest Service Releases Weak Versions of Sagebrush Conservation Plans

— Forest Service lands that include important habitat for Greater Sage-Grouse and 350 other species of wildlife now at increased risk of further development.
Extension Needed for Protection of Interior Least Tern, Piping Plover, and Whooping Crane

Extension Needed for Protection of Interior Least Tern, Piping Plover, and Whooping Crane

— Collaborative program helps endangered birds with bipartisan support.
Speaking up for Birds

Speaking up for Birds

— Audubon members in Colorado learned how to lobby their legislators at Getting Green Laws 2019.
Getting Green Laws

Getting Green Laws

Audubon's legislative lobby training in Colorado