Check out the video recap of the Conservation Corps’ Season! Hard to believe the season has been over for more than a month now. Can’t wait to get back out on the trail next year!
Conservation Programs Blog
Check out Rocky Mountain Conservancy’s new website and new look at www.RMConservancy.org! We were able to make it live on the very day Rocky Mountain National Park was dedicated 99 years ago (September 4th). Now its much easier for you to learn about and support the great work we do in Rocky Mountain National Park […]
On September 3rd, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act establishing the National Wilderness Preservation System protecting federally designated wilderness areas. Wilderness areas distinguish themselves from other protected lands due to the way in which they are managed. The Wilderness Act defines these protected landscapes in saying, “a wilderness, in contrast […]
Check out the Internship Spotlight interview on the University of Montana website. http://www.umt.edu/internships/imx/Rocky%20Mountain%20Conservancy%20Article.pdf Thanks U of M for taking an interest in our programming and connecting so many students with the work we do!
The Estes Crew had a great final week of work. Monday to Wednesday we worked on a very challenging project on the Wild Basin Trail just before Calypso Cascades. For this project we were replacing an old turnpike in a very muddy area. This week was by far the dirtiest we ever were this season. […]
The Shadow Mountain Crew took a different approach to their moment in the “Crew Spotlight.” In an effort to get everyone involved, each member and leader cited their favorite moment from the season both inside and outside of work. Enjoy! My favorite work memory was on the third day of our backcountry trip over the 4th of […]