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U.S. Energy Corp. Not Willing to Ensure Safe and Effective Mine Cleanup, Withdraws Proposed Cleanup and Opts for Focusing on Mine Development

U.S. Energy Corp. Not Willing to Ensure Safe and Effective Mine Cleanup, Withdraws Proposed Cleanup and Opts for Focusing on Mine Development

High Country Conservation Advocates Geared Up to Continue Protecting Clean Water and the Community from Proposed Mine August 15, 2014 For More Information Contact: Alli...

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Farewell HCCA from Jennifer Bock

Farewell HCCA from Jennifer Bock

Dear HCCA Members, Thank you for 3 amazing years of action for the environment and wonderful community!  When I accepted the position of Water Director with HCCA three...

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Welcome New Water Program Director – Julie Nania

Welcome New Water Program Director – Julie Nania

Julie Nania will be joining the High Country Conservation Advocates team as the new Director of the Water Policy Program this August. After graduating from University...

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U.S. Energy Corp. Proposed Mine Cleanup Puts Water Sources At Risk

U.S. Energy Corp. Proposed Mine Cleanup Puts Water Sources At Risk

High Country Conservation Advocates and Red Lady Coalition Work to Ensure Safe and Effective Mine Cleanup That Protects Water, Local Community, and Economy Crested...

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Timber Sale Proposal

Timber Sale Proposal

Did you know that since HCCA’s inceptions we’ve been key players in protecting our Forest from ill-devised and poorly planned large-scale timber sales?  Our work on...

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Sage-Grouse Habitat Work Days

Sage-Grouse Habitat Work Days

The Nature Conservancy and Wildlands Restoration Volunteers will be in the Gunnison Valley September 3-7, 2014, coordinating volunteers who will help restore water...

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Summit Trail Work Days

Summit Trail Work Days

On Saturday, Sept. 6 and Sunday, Sept. 7, Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) is coming to Crested Butte to continue making improvements and controlling erosion on...

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John Fielder Celebration of Wilderness

John Fielder Celebration of Wilderness

Thank you to all the HCCA supporters and community members who came to our John Fielder Celebration of Wilderness event at Scarp Ridge Lodge on July 20th. Thanks to you...

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Join the Red Lady for Yoga every Friday at Yoga for the Peaceful

Join the Red Lady for Yoga every Friday at Yoga for the Peaceful

Red Lady Yoga Yoga for the Peaceful hosts Red Lady Yoga every Friday at 5:30 pm throughout the summer. Teacher Crystal Edmunds, offers the class on a donation basis,...

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Don’t Miss HCCA at these Fabulous Summer Events!

Don’t Miss HCCA at these Fabulous Summer Events!

GET OUT AND ABOUT WITH HCCA THIS SUMMER Join us at these fabulous community events!     Red Lady Yoga Fridays, June – August – 5:30 – 6:45 pm Yoga for the...

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2014 HCCA Hikes Are Here!!

2014 HCCA Hikes Are Here!!

Dear HCCA Hike enthusiasts, Spring…at long last. And soon to follow, High Country Conservation Advocates’ 22nd year of Don Baker Legacy Hikes. 2014 also marks the 50th...

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HCCA's Mission

High Country Conservation Advocates protects the health and natural beauty of the land, rivers, and wildlife in and around Gunnison County now and for future generations.

 

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High Country Conservation Advocates | P.O. Box 1066 | Crested Butte, CO 81224 | 970.349.7104

 

We are so grateful to High Country Citizens’ Alliance for their decades-long commitment to keeping this place special. Special then, special now, and special for those who aren’t here yet.

-Sue and Pat Wallace, Crested Butte

Thank you for your ongoing vigilance to protect Red Lady…. HCCA has been the leader in this effort for so many years and I am grateful for your endless commitment and passion!

-Gail Burford, Crested Butte

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