LA VETA, Colo. – The Colorado State Forest Service has hired a new district forester to supervise its La Veta District, which serves Huerfano and Las Animas counties. Derek Sokoloski replaces the well-known previous District Forester C.K. Morey.
Yearly Archives: 2016
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – With large fires causing evacuations and structure losses over the past few weeks in Colorado, the Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) wants to remind homeowners living in the wildland-urban interface to prepare for wildfires.
WALDEN, Colo. – The Warner College of Natural Resources and Colorado State Land Board joined with Colorado State Forest Service staff to celebrate the agency’s new forest management headquarters at the Colorado State Forest.
LONGMONT, Colo. – Yesterday, the invasive tree pest emerald ash borer (EAB) was confirmed in the City of Longmont. This detection is still within a quarantine area, but is the first confirmation of EAB anywhere in Colorado outside the City of Boulder.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The CSFS is now accepting Forest Legacy Program proposals from Colorado landowners. The program authorizes the CSFS or USDA Forest Service to purchase permanent conservation easements on private forestlands.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Colorado State Forest Service recognized several partners at the agency’s annual meeting and awards ceremony held last week in Glenwood Springs.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Fort Collins resident and Colorado State University alum Jeff Stark has been named 2015 “Volunteer of the Year” by the Colorado State Forest Service for remarkable efforts in forestry outreach and service.
BOULDER, Colo. – If you live in Boulder County, or commute to or from points east of the City of Boulder, this spring you may notice a green or purple contraption in a tree along your main travel routes.
BROOMFIELD, Colo. – With Colorado residents facing another major spring snowstorm this weekend, there is a significant possibility for snow damage to trees – especially those that have begun to leaf out.
BROOMFIELD, Colo. – This year, the Colorado State Forest Service joins the Arbor Day Foundation in observing the 40th anniversary of Tree City USA – a national program that provides the framework necessary for communities to manage and expand their public trees.