Nature is a real and relevant part of our daily lives, from the water we drink, to the food we eat, to the air we breathe. Unfortunately, many children do not spend much time outdoors, and many people do not appreciate the importance of nature in their daily lives.
Taking action now to preserve Colorado’s resources can help solve many of the key environmental challenges facing our state. But finding solutions to protect our lands, waters and forests requires support from more Coloradans.
At The Nature Conservancy, our long-term vision is to create a public that values nature and understands the urgency to protect it now and for future generations.
Learn more below about how we are connecting people with nature:
Six students from the Denver School of Science and Technology spent four weeks at our Carpenter Ranch near Steamboat Springs. Check out this video and hear what the experience meant to these students.
Aaron Derwingson is building relationships with farmers and ranchers along the Colorado River to create strategies that provide water for crops while sustaining healthy river flows.