January 6, 2022

Connecting Land and Community through Our Shared Stories

GOCO Fellow Emily Spahn describes a full-day event where members of the Montezuma Land Conservancy, Telluride Institute, and Ute Mountain Ute Tribe developed a shared vision for their connection to the land and to each other.
December 10, 2019

GOCO Impact Story: For Trinidad, a dream of Fishers Peak becomes reality

One of my earliest memories is peeking out at what seemed to be the tallest mountain in the world, Fishers Peak, and believing that it was just a staircase to the skies.
October 4, 2019

Colorado Youth Corps Association: Improving Colorado and changing lives

If you’re in need of a motivating experience, head to a Mile High Youth Corps (MHYC) community meeting.
June 24, 2019

In Ridgway: Meet me at the river

The town of Ridgway always had a spectacular mountain backdrop, but the front yard needed work.
April 4, 2019

Alamosa Riparian Park one step closer to reality

In Colorado’s San Luis Valley, Western Rivers Conservancy is forging ahead with an exciting project near the city of Alamosa that brings community, conservation and wellness together on the banks of the Rio Grande.
March 19, 2019

The spirit of Durango: One town’s conservation & recreation values

With red mountains, a blue river, and a lush green valley floor, Durango has always brimmed with local color.