Avoid Wildlife Attacks – Aggressive Bear Bites Woman

It's interesting to me that people have become so separated from their instincts. Days ago humans understood that wild animals are just that -- wild. Our instincts told us to pay attention, to be aware of our surroundings, to carry protection, and to avoid potentially dangerous situations. I'm not saying that this hiker did anything …

CPW Kills Bear Suspected of Attacking Girl

CPW officers kill bear suspected of injuring girl in Sunday morning attack GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers killed a bear overnight, believed to have been the bear responsible for injuring a young girl in an early Sunday morning attack in East Orchard Mesa. CPW officers will transport the bear's carcass to …

Mussel-Free Colorado Act signed into law by Gov. Hickenlooper

I spent multiple years working for Colorado Parks and Wildlife doing education and inspection for Aquatic Nuisance Species. This is an effort to preserve our clean waters and native fish. It's good news to see the new law signed by Governor John Hickenlooper. Governor John Hickenlooper signs Mussel-Free Colorado Act into law DENVER, Colo. - …

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Apply for Hunting Licenses

I'm sitting in the Hunter Ed classroom waiting for the students to arrive and I thought I'd better tell you why you shouldn't wait to get your Colorado hunting applications in. Colorado Parks and Wildlife implemented their new licensing system a few weeks ago and ever since they've been encouraging hunters and angels to get …

How To Apply for Colorado Big-Game Hunting Licenses

This will be the first year that hunters will not a have a mail-in option when applying for their Colorado big-game hunting licenses. With the introduction of the new online system, there is concern that some hunters may have difficulty with navigation. CPW will have call centers open to help those in need, but they're …

Shed Hunting Restrictions in Colorado

If you're a fan of wildlife and a fan of collecting the antlers bucks and bulls leave behind every spring, you need to read this update from Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission approves shed antler and horn collection seasonal restrictions at January meeting DENVER, Colo. – On Thursday, January 11, 2018, the Colorado …

Counting Fish for Conservation – Colorado

For many of us catching a fish means recreation, conservation, and catch and release. For others, it means counting on landing one to fry up for dinner. My, oh my, how I love a fresh brookie at my high mountain camp. When you purchase a license to fish or hunt do you ever wondered where …