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National Forest Christmas tree permits on sale

By Esther Godson Special to The SUN Christmas tree permits, which allow you to cut your own holiday tree, are on sale for $8 at the Pagosa Ranger District, 180…

Free entry to state parks on Black Friday

By Colorado Parks and Wildlife Special to The SUN You can reclaim Nov. 29 by avoiding the shopping hysteria and getting outside for a breath of fresh air. On Fresh…

OHV grants available for up to 100 percent of project costs

By Colorado Parks and Wildlife Special to The SUN Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s (CPW) Trails Program encourages local, county and state governments, federal agencies, special recreation districts and nonprofit organizations…

Bird of the Week

Bird of the Week

This week’s Bird of the Week, compliments of the Weminuche Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies, is the mallard. The mallard (anas platyrhynchos) is a dabbling duck of both the northern…

Pile burns planned for Pagosa Ranger District

By Esther Godson Special to The SUN The Pagosa Ranger District is planning to burn slash piles this week. The full version of this story is available in the print…

Forest Service considers land exchange proposal

Local property owners are seeking a potential land exchange with the U.S. Forest Service. The full version of this story is available in the print edition and e-edition of the…

Calling all bird enthusiasts for the Christmas Bird Count

By Becky Herman Special to The SUN On Dec. 14, the Weminuche Audubon Society welcomes all local residents, visitors and bird enthusiasts to join the longest-running citizen science survey in…

Bird of the Week

Bird of the Week

This week’s Bird of the Week, compliments of the Weminuche Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies, is the American robin. Both European and American robins have orange breasts and upright postures;…

Survey work to start at Sambrito Wetlands in Navajo State Park

By Colorado Parks and Wildlife Special to The SUN A crew from Ducks Unlimited will be doing surveys in the Sambrito Wetlands area of Navajo State Park during the next…

Pagosa Ranger District seeks comments on proposed forest project

By Lorena Williams Special to The SUN The Pagosa Ranger District is seeking public comments to gather input during the early phases of planning to harvest dead and declining spruce,…