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Annual Report on the Health of Colorado's Forests

Forest Health Issues in Northwest Colorado

Bark beetles continue to cause the greatest forest health concerns in this part of the state, both through the impacts of beetles currently infesting trees and those that killed trees decades ago.

CSFS Field Offices in Northwest Colorado 

CSFS News from Northwest Colorado

heavy machinery on cleared area next to aspen grove in front of large mountains.

Three New Projects to Protect Water Supplies for Over a Million Coloradans

It is crucial for Colorado to protect its forested watersheds from the ever-present threat of wildfire to ensure residents and communities have water for drinking, agriculture and other uses. The Colorado Legislature recognizes this need and passed House Bill 22-1379 during the 2022 legislative session to fund projects that reduce wildfire fuels around high-priority watersheds and water infrastructure.

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