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Conservation For People: Rio Grande Farm Park

November
2
2015

The third prong of GOCO's new strategic plan is Protect, an initiative aimed towards protecting large swaths of open space as Colorado's population continues to grow. But why does land conservation matter? You may think protecting land doesn't affect people, but Alamosa's Rio Grande Farm Park (RGFP) shows us just how personal conservation can be.

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Faces of GOCO - Meet Andrea Conrad

October
19
2015

Andrea joined the GOCO team this summer as our Controller. She spends a lot of time in Excel making sure all of GOCO's finances are in check, and has helped us build a new cash-flow model to better predict when we'll be paying out grants we've awarded. Read on to go behind the spreadsheets:

What did you do before you came to GOCO?

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Connecting Coloradans: Life at 3 MPH

October
5
2015

Jonathon Stalls founded Walk2Connect shortly after completing an eight-and-a-half month, 3,030-mile walk across the United States in 2010. He was kind enough to share his walking philosophy and expertise with us on the GOCO blog. Read on for more about Walk2Connect, why walking is an integral part of life, and how Walk2Connect hopes to address barriers that keep us from getting outside.

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Faces of GOCO - Meet Peter Ericson

September
25
2015

Peter joined GOCO earlier this year as our new COO, meaning he keeps us all organized and makes sure that all things GOCO are running smoothly and in the right direction. Read on the get to know the man under the bike helmet:

What did you do before you came to GOCO?

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Adventure Dog Safety With Heather Rochfort

September
8
2015

Heather Rochfort, known to many from her blog Just A Colorado Gal, and her canine companion Tally lend their best advice for safe adventuring with your four-legged friend. What do you do to keep our dog safe outside? Let us know in the comments!

Photo by Will Rochfort

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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