Colorado State Forest Service
The mission of the Colorado State Forest Service is to achieve stewardship of Colorado's diverse forest environments for the benefit of present and future generations.
CSFS Provides Christmas Trees for State Capitol, CSU
2013 State Capitol Christmas tree.
The State Capitol Christmas tree, lit by Gov. Hickenlooper in a ceremony in the North Foyer, was provided for the third year in a row by the Colorado State Forest Service Fort Collins District.
The 32-foot subalpine fir is themed the "Gold Star Tree of Honor" to pay tribute to military members lost in the line of duty since Sept. 11, 2001, as well as their families. Read more
Local Charity Cuts, Delivers 300 Christmas Trees
CSFS Forester Greg Zausen with a lodgepole pine tree that was harvested from Pingree Park.
Gift of a Green Christmas Tree, a Fort Collins-based charity that each year provides hundreds of free Christmas trees to brighten the holiday season for families, senior citizens and others with limited resources, will focus its efforts on families impacted by the September floods. Read more