By Jake Anderson, SJMA Wilderness Crew Member Dawn breaks. Squinting and rolling awake, I rise quickly. A coyote yowls, calling out to its pack, sounding like a rooster to my

By Stephanie Weber, Executive Director Nearly three years ago, in October 2020, Governor Jared Polis signed executive Order B 2020-008 creating the Colorado Outdoor Regional Partnerships Initiative (RPI). The goals

By Mike Wight, Associate Director As the rivers continue to carry our snowmelt downstream, and the high country begins to open up, I’m finally getting a second to reflect on

By Marly Saunders, The first time I worked with conservation volunteers, I led a group of high school students on a long-term volunteer trail project. As my students learned to