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Forest Plan Revision – We’re Looking for a Few Good Activists

Forest Plan Revision – We’re Looking for a Few Good Activists

Forest Plan Revision – We’re Looking for a Few Good Activists     High Country Conservation Advocates has a rare opportunity to protect, restore and...

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The BLM Needs to Hear From You: Lend Your Voice to Resource Planning in the Upper North Fork

The BLM Needs to Hear From You: Lend Your Voice to Resource Planning in the Upper North Fork

The BLM Needs to Hear From You Lend Your Voice to Resource Planning in the Upper North Fork   Human-made geographic boundary lines often have a funny way of not...

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Red Lady Summer and Last Week in Review

Red Lady Summer and Last Week in Review

Red Lady Summer and Last Week in Review     Throughout the summer, High Country Conservation Advocates has continued our non-stop efforts to ensure a...

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Welcome HCCA’s New Executive Director: Brett Henderson

Welcome HCCA’s New Executive Director: Brett Henderson

Welcome HCCA’s New Executive Director: Brett Henderson   The board and staff of High Country Conservation Advocates are extremely happy to announce one of...

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HCCA’s 40th Year Anniversary: Please fill out our Survey

HCCA’s 40th Year Anniversary: Please fill out our Survey

HCCA’s 40th Year Anniversary: Please fill out our Survey   As HCCA starts to look into its 40th year as the sole environmental advocacy organization of the...

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Friends of Our Watershed: Beaver Deceivers (Part 2)

Friends of Our Watershed: Beaver Deceivers (Part 2)

Friends of Our Watershed: Beaver Deceivers (Part 2) “Friends of Our Watershed” is a new segment of our water program newsletter where we introduce you to important...

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Local Business Owners Support Increased Instream Flows on Coal Creek

Local Business Owners Support Increased Instream Flows on Coal Creek

Local Business Owners Support Increased Instream Flows on Coal Creek   Several local businesses owners in Crested Butte have expressed their support for our...

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Go With the Flow and Support Instream Flows!

Go With the Flow and Support Instream Flows!

Go With the Flow and Support Instream Flows!   Scenic Coal Creek winds its way through the town of Crested Butte Whether you’ve read about it on our website or...

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Action Alert: Industrialization of the Upper North Fork Valley

Action Alert: Industrialization of the Upper North Fork Valley

Action Alert: Industrialization of the Upper North Fork Valley   Two Bucks this spring in the North Fork On July 6, 2016 the BLM Uncompahgre Field Office (UFO) in...

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Long-Awaited BLM Uncompahgre Draft Resource Management Plan Released

Long-Awaited BLM Uncompahgre Draft Resource Management Plan Released

On June 3 the BLM Uncompahgre Field Office (BLM UFO) released its Draft Resource Management Plan (RMP) and Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for approximately...

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HCCA Remembers Long Time Water Advocate Steve Glazer

HCCA Remembers Long Time Water Advocate Steve Glazer

It is with great sadness that we share with our members the passing of Steve Glazer. Over the years, Steve’s commitment to protecting the water resources of the...

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Of Beetles, Climate, and Forests: Forest Health Trends on the GMUG National Forest

Of Beetles, Climate, and Forests: Forest Health Trends on the GMUG National Forest

Of Beetles, Climate, and Forests: Forest Health Trends on the GMUG National Forest     Have you noticed a change in forest ecology in and around Gunnison...

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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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