Wilderness Workshop

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Unified for the Thompson Divide, over a decade in

    This past week, I was in Carbondale. I live along the Crystal River, right at the base of the Thompson Divide, so a trip into Carbondale isn’t all that uncommon. But I was making a special trip — one to pick up a new “Unified for Thompson Divide”read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Abogando por nuestra comunidad

    El fin de semana del 13 al 14 de marzo, se llevó a cabo el Latino Advocacy Day (Día de la Defensa Latina o LAD por sus siglas en inglés) en Denver. Omar Sarabia, el nuevo director de Defiende Nuestra Tierra en Wilderness Workshop, estuvo presente y pudo compartir con… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Redstone to McClure Pass Trail: Not a simple yes or no

    White River National Forest (WRNF) officials are taking public comment on the Redstone to McClure Pass Trail, a seven-mile segment of the proposed 83-mile Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail (CCBT). 

    Pitkin County Commissioners approved the CCBT plan in 2018. Five miles of the seven-mile segment wouldread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Naturalist Nights back with something for everyone

    Naturalist Nights, one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, is back and ready to inspire audiences around the Roaring Fork Valley (RFV).

    Founded by Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) in 1998, Naturalist Nights is a free winter speaker series created to connect environmental experts… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Naturalist Nights back with something for everyone

    Naturalist Nights, one of the most highly anticipated events of the year, is back and ready to inspire audiences around the Roaring Fork Valley (RFV).

    Founded by Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) in 1998, Naturalist Nights is a free winter speaker series created to connect environmental experts… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Defiende's new director continues old traditions

    To bring a piece of foliage indoors during the darkest days of the year; it’s a tradition that has taken many forms over millennia. 

    What we call Christmas trees today signal back to pre-Christianity, with the Celts, Vikings and Egyptians all honoring evergreens — symbols of eternal life —… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Nuevo director de Defiende continúa tradiciones

    Traer dentro de la casa a algún tipo de follaje durante los días más oscuros del año es una tradición que ha tomado muchas formas durante miles de años. Lo que llamamos hoy “árboles de navidad” provienen de los tiempos antes de Cristo, con los celtas, vikingos y egipcios todos… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Years of dedication with bouts of celebration

    Wilderness Workshop (WW) continues its work to protect parts of the White River National Forest, including the Thompson Divide from oil and gas development. The folks at WW were pleased to learn that Congressman Joe Neguse, representative of Colorado’s second congressional district, has included funding for the protectionread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Eighty vigilant years of keeping watch

    Two organizations – Wilderness Workshop (WW) and Honor the Earth (HTE) – have a combined 80 years of dedicated service to raising public awareness and calling citizens to action for the conservation and protection of our lands.

    On Aug. 12, Winona LaDuke, HTE executive director, spoke at WW’s… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    La Semana de Conservación Latina te invita

    Por Beatriz Soto

    Defiende Nuestra Tierra

    Nuevamente llegó la temporada especial del año donde latinos a lo largo del país celebramos nuestra herencia de conservación del medio ambiente, los recursos naturales y la protección del territorio y la biodiversidad, a través de la Semana de Conservación Latina.

    Disfrutando…

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