Our Western Colorado Conservation Corps crew was back in Disappointment Valley for more work (pix to come!), and they got to visit once more with Gideon’s ambassador band. These photos were from their second hitch, in mid-September. The big mare band was in a remote area of the ranch and “unavailable” for visitor interaction. Like […]
Our very awesome Western Colorado Conservation Corps crew has done an enormous job once again, cutting and spraying tamarisk from along a section of Disappointment Creek. This will help bring back the native vegetation that can feed and shelter our wildlife. These photos were from their middle week. All the tamarisk in the background of […]
Because we CAN achieve world peace … even if just in our own little corner(s) of the beautiful world.
For the third year, a crew of hard-working young folks with Western Colorado Conservation Corps, based in Grand Junction, is working on the ranch, cutting and spraying tamarisk – also known as salt cedar – along Disappointment Creek. According to Wikipedia, “Tamarix ramosissima has naturalized and become a major invasive plant species in parts of […]