The Colorado Fourteeners Initiative tallies $24-million price tag to update and upgrade trails, along with other work.
"We need to move forward into a future that is rich in both technology and nature," Scott Sampson says during an appearance on Colorado Matters at the Tattered.
- Much of the state depends on that snow for its water. In the Central Valley, the nation's most productive farming region, that means another year of fallow fields and emergency water measures.Read More
The report takes a closer look at three western metro areas including Denver, Aurora and Lakewood as a cross section of western wildfire risk.
Some Democrats think that the recommendations from the governor’s oil and gas task force didn't go far enough.
It turns out a byproduct of the brewing process -- a sugar-water called weak wort -- can help remove nitrogen from wastewater.
Local governments that impose fracking restrictions would be required pay mineral owners if the regulations reduce their property values by at least 60 percent.