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Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Thornton, CO

Experts from Colorado State University Extension confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the City of Thornton in June 2022. This is the first confirmation of EAB in a Colorado city east of I-25.

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Forest Legacy Program Provides Opportunity for Private Landowners to Conserve Forested Lands

The Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) is accepting Forest Legacy Program proposals from Colorado landowners. The program authorizes the CSFS or U.S. Forest Service to purchase permanent conservation easements or contribute to fee acquisitions on private forestlands to prevent those lands from being converted to non-forest uses. Applications due June 15, 2022.

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Take Care Dealing with Snow-Damaged Trees

Check out our 7 tips for dealing with snow-damaged trees after last weekend’s snowstorm that affected many areas of Colorado.

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Coloradans Encouraged to Prepare for Wildfire as Risk Increases

May is Wildfire Awareness Month, an annual observance to encourage residents to better prepare their homes and communities for wildfires. With more than half of all Coloradans living in the wildland-urban interface (WUI), susceptible to wildfire, it’s important for people to take action to reduce the risk fire poses to their homes and create more fire-adapted communities.

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Meet Our Outstanding Partners and Volunteers of 2021

The CSFS wholeheartedly thanks everyone who worked with us or volunteered with us in 2021. Each year we recognize partners and volunteers who really went above and beyond. Meet the outstanding partners and volunteers from 2021.

Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Thornton, CO

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Experts from Colorado State University Extension confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the City of Thornton in June 2022. This is the first confirmation of EAB in a Colorado city east of I-25.

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Forest Legacy Program Provides Opportunity for Private Landowners to Conserve Forested Lands

view of tree canopy looking up from bottom with text call for proposals on a button in the middle.

The Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) is accepting Forest Legacy Program proposals from Colorado landowners. The program authorizes the CSFS or U.S. Forest Service to purchase permanent conservation easements or contribute to fee acquisitions on private forestlands to prevent those lands from being converted to non-forest uses. Applications due June 15, 2022.

More about Forest Legacy Program Provides Opportunity for Private Landowners to Conserve Forested Lands

Take Care Dealing with Snow-Damaged Trees

snow-covered tree with a broken limb

Check out our 7 tips for dealing with snow-damaged trees after last weekend’s snowstorm that affected many areas of Colorado.

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Accessible Timber Volume, 2010-2019

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The Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) program of the USDA Forest Service, in collaboration with the Colorado State Forest Service, conducts and continuously updates an inventory across all forested lands in Colorado and Wyoming. Certified, highly trained foresters and research associates survey hundreds of permanent research plots annually, measuring 10 percent of the forested plots each year.

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emerald ash borer

Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Thornton, CO

Experts from Colorado State University Extension confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the City of Thornton in June 2022. This is the first confirmation of EAB in a Colorado city east of I-25.

view of tree canopy looking up from bottom with text call for proposals on a button in the middle.

Forest Legacy Program Provides Opportunity for Private Landowners to Conserve Forested Lands

The Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) is accepting Forest Legacy Program proposals from Colorado landowners. The program authorizes the CSFS or U.S. Forest Service to purchase permanent conservation easements or contribute to fee acquisitions on private forestlands to prevent those lands from being converted to non-forest uses. Applications due June 15, 2022.

snow-covered tree with a broken limb

Take Care Dealing with Snow-Damaged Trees

Check out our 7 tips for dealing with snow-damaged trees after last weekend’s snowstorm that affected many areas of Colorado.

man stands on ladder and clears debris out of a gutter.

Coloradans Encouraged to Prepare for Wildfire as Risk Increases

May is Wildfire Awareness Month, an annual observance to encourage residents to better prepare their homes and communities for wildfires. With more than half of all Coloradans living in the wildland-urban interface (WUI), susceptible to wildfire, it’s important for people to take action to reduce the risk fire poses to their homes and create more fire-adapted communities.

woman stands with hiking sticks just below a melting ice patch in the mountains

Meet Our Outstanding Partners and Volunteers of 2021

The CSFS wholeheartedly thanks everyone who worked with us or volunteered with us in 2021. Each year we recognize partners and volunteers who really went above and beyond. Meet the outstanding partners and volunteers from 2021.

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