Tag Archives: Colorado

Elk Habitat Permanently Protected in Colorado

07 Aug
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation partnered with a conservation-minded landowner, Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) to permanently protect 524 acres of prime wildlife habitat in west-central Colorado. “We appreciate the private landowners for recognizing the important wildlife values of their land and taking action to permanently protect it,” said…

RMEF Raises $655,000 to Benefit Wildlife Conservation

09 Feb
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MISSOULA, Mont.—Wildlife and land conservation are the big winners thanks to a recent special gathering sponsored by Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation in Tucson, Arizona. The Hunters Rendezvous Auction raised a total of $655,000 specifically designated for the seven state agencies that provided special big game hunting tags. “One hundred percent of the funds raised from…

Colorado Elk Country Gets Upgrade from RMEF Grants

26 Jan

MISSOULA, Mont.—Nearly $300,000 in Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation grants fund more than two dozen habitat enhancement, research and hunting heritage outreach projects in 28 Colorado counties. The grants, awarded in 2014, total $296,543 and directly benefited Adams, Archuleta, Chaffee, Delta, Denver, Dolores, Eagle, El Paso, Garfield, Grand, Grant, Gunnison, Hindsdale, La Plata, Larimer, Las Animas,…