The beetle beetle has infested or killed more than 10,500 acres of the 90,000 acres of manageable ponderosa stands
"This is great news for Colorado and I’m thrilled the Department of the Interior listened to Coloradans," Sen. Cory Gardner Said.
In April it appeared the national monument would be among those reviewed by the Interior Department, at the direction of President Donald Trump.
Attention Colorado gear heads: That backpack you've been eyeing might soon get a little cheaper. We repeat: might.