Environment Colorado Research & Policy Center Latest Blog Posts

As an ode to the planet we love, we launched a Valentine's Day week of action to encourage Whole Foods to prioritize its relationship with the planet over plastic.

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Alex Petersen
Conservation America Campaign, Advocate

Out of the gates, here’s what President Biden did for America’s wildlife.

The butterfly’s plummeting population warrants protection under the Endangered Species Act, and now is the time for action.

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument has been protected for 21 of the last 25 years, it’s time to restore full protection.

Our “amber waves of grain” could provide a solution for saving the world’s forests.

The consumer goods giant continues to make irresponsible use of the world’s forests.

Many in Colorado, like me, make their roadtripping dreams a reality by visiting our state’s most iconic parks and landscapes. They shouldn’t have to pollute the air when they do it by driving a gas-powered vehicle. 

In a world overrun by plastic pollution, Thanksgiving shouldn’t come with a side of plastic. That's why we're calling on Whole Foods to take action.

Energy saving tips that are written in the stars

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Hannah Collazo
State Director, Environment Colorado

We live in an amazingly beautiful country that boasts stunning forests, mountains, and waterways. National Hiking Day is the perfect opportunity to grab our boots and head outdoors with your family where we can really appreciate the immense wonders of our natural ‘backyard’.