“The natural environment is complicated and our understanding of it is an on-going process. We need to continue to try to learn and base our understanding of what is happening on science and actual on-the-ground conditions.” Dave Bradford, Range Management Specialist, Paonia Ranger District, Grand Mesa, Uncompaghre and Gunnision National Forests
Want to know more about management practices for healthy rangeland? The California Rangeland Research and Information Center at UC Davis is offering an online science-based course called the Ecology and Management of Grazing. There are four modules; each module is self-paced and will take 10 to 20 hours to complete.
There are about 8.3 million acres of public land administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Colorado.
El Paso County leads the state in the number of neighborhoods and communities to receive a “firewise” designation, with Teller County second, according to the Colorado State Forest Service.
Colorado Agricultural Experimental Station
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Colorado Environmental Pesticide Education Program (CEPEP)
CSU Plant Diagnostic Clinic
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Western Region IPM Center
Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (WSARE)
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