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2018
 

10 WINS FOR CCALT IN 2018 THAT YOU MADE POSSIBLE – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Dec 31, 2018

Every year the CCALT staff takes a moment to reflect on the accomplishments of the previous 365 days. As we reflect back we always find ourselves in awe of the work accomplished and the outpouring of support from donors, partners, and landowners who made it all possible….


CCALT FELLOWSHIP WRAP UP – WRITTEN BY SARAH DIDERIKSEN
Nov 29, 2018

It wasn’t until I hit my rhythm in the fellowship and regulated my day-to-day tasks that I truly began to grasp how much I was enjoying my time as I was learning about CCALT and conservation efforts across our state.


CELEBRATING CONSERVATION WITH PALMER LAND TRUST – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Oct 09, 2018

“The event focuses on conservation achievements in the broadest sense—knowing that successful conservation involves more than just resource protection; it involves a wide variety of champions across political, educational, business, research, and land management…


GETTING TO KNOW AMBER POUGIALES, CCALT’S EXTERNAL RELATIONS COORDINATOR – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Sep 30, 2018

Amber Pougiales is the newest member of the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust (CCALT) team. Amber brings bright energy, a warm smile, and additional love for Colorado open space to CCALT. As External Relations Cordinator, Amber will be directly in charge of…


TO NEW ADVENTURES! – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Aug 20, 2018

To celebrate the time Courtney Bennett devoted to CCALT, we’ve asked each of the current CCALT staff members to share their favorite memory of her. We hope you enjoy them!


THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING – WRITTEN BY ERIK GLENN
Jul 27, 2018

Thank you for sharing a wonderful experience with us at Prairie Canyon Ranch, and on behalf of our entire staff and board of directors, thank you for being willing to support this work so that the next generation of Coloradans can know these important places.


A WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE….TO THE BBQ – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Jun 26, 2018

As we gear up for our annual Forever Colorado BBQ on July 14th we want to take a moment to celebrate all of the past CCALT BBQ’s by sharing photos from each.


CALVING ON THE FLYING DIAMOND – WRITTEN BY LAUREN JOHNSON
May 30, 2018

Lauren Johnson takes over the CCALT blog to share a series of photos and highlights from the 2018 calving season on her family’s Flying Diamond Ranch.


THE INSIDE LOOKING OUT – WRITTEN BY CHRIS HERRMAN
Apr 24, 2018

I have a unique opportunity to have an impact on an organization that I have watched grow from one staff member to nine, and to continue working with landowners and families to conserve their land.


THE SUPERBOWL OF CONSERVATION – WRITTEN BY MAGGIE HANNA
Mar 26, 2018

Given in honor of renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold, the Leopold Conservation Award provides a visible forum where farmers, ranchers and other private landowners are recognized for their leadership in conservation.


12 WINS FOR CCALT IN 2017 THAT YOU MADE POSSIBLE – COMPILED BY JAYNE THOMPSON
Feb 01, 2018

Each year we celebrate a series of “wins” made possible by our generous donors, supporters, partners, and friends.


STATE OF THE LAND TRUST – WRITTEN BY ERIK GLENN
Jan 30, 2018

In 2017, CCALT partnered with eleven ranching families to permanently conserve 55,759 acres. These projects span six counties across the state and protect diverse resources from prairie grasslands to iconic river corridors.