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Local Workgroup Meeting 2023

In Person? Pikes Peak Library District Fountain Library230 S Main St, Fountain, CO 80817 Online? Landowner Workgroup Meeting CCCD/EPCCD Join Us online Wednesday, March 1 5:00–6:30pm at https://meet.google.com/wdh-nqsr-qti Wednesday, March 1, 2023 starting at 5:00pm Can’t Make It? We’d still like your help. Please sign up to receive our newsletter including this event as an…
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October 4, 2023 0

2023 EPCCD Conservation Educator of the Year

Nomination: The El Paso County Conservation District enthusiastically offers Parched, a Colorado Public Radio Podcast with Host Michael Elizabeth Sakas and Editor/Producer Rachel Estabrook, for the Conservation Educator of the Year award. Parched is a remarkable and enlightening podcast that dives into critical issues related to conservation, climate change, and water of the Colorado River;…
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September 22, 2023 0

2023 EPCCD Forestry Conservationist of the Year

Nomination: The El Paso County Conservation District is honored to nominate Will Vogl and Vogl Homestead Farm in recognition of his extraordinary commitment to innovative forestry, grazing, forage production, conservation, and gardening practices. Vogl Homestead Farm is a shining example of well-rounded sustainability, where woodland management, high-altitude homesteading, wildfire mitigation, wise animal husbandry, and sustainable…
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September 22, 2023 0

2023 EPCCD Farmer Conservationist of the Year

Nomination: The El Paso County Conservation District is delighted to recognize the exceptional contributions of Daniel and Sonya Zimmerman of Good Steward Farms for their dedication and unwavering commitment to the principles of conservation and sustainable agriculture. The purpose of the Farmer Conservationist of the Year award is to distinguish individuals who exemplify excellence in…
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September 22, 2023 0

2023 EPCCD Small Acreage Conservationist of the Year

Nomination: The El Paso County Conservation District is pleased to nominate Chris and Christiann Schade, the visionaries behind Our Red Barn Ranch, for the Small Acreage Conservationist of the Year award. Chris and Christiann embody the essence of this award, recognizing individuals who implement innovative conservation and agricultural practices that have proven successful, all while…
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September 22, 2023 0

2023 Local Workgroup Survey

At the annual Local Workgroup meetings and/or via printed or online surveys, participants will be provided an opportunity to help identify natural resource concerns and goals, examine new conservation opportunities and prioritize areas where conservation efforts are most needed. Your participation will help plan for the protection and proper management of El Paso County’s natural resources into the next century.


February 1, 2023 0