Durango Telegraph - The grassroots spread
The grassroots spread

Several other important environmental events are set for this weekend in Durango as part of 350.org’s International Day of Climate Action.

• Fri., 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Fort Lewis College Environmental Center, Verde PR, Durango Youth Coalition, San Juan Citizens Alliance, and Sustainability Alliance of Southwest Colorado will start work on a collaborative climate-change awareness banner at the Fort Lewis College clock tower.

• Fri., 2 - 4 p.m. - the staff of Sens. Michael Bennett and Mark Udall will answer questions about energy and climate policy at a Clean Energy Climate Policy Forum in the Animas Lounge at the college.

• Sat., 8 a.m. - noon - the banner-making project will move to Durango Farmers Market, located in the First National Bank Parking Lot. Look for the 350.org table where you can learn about a local letter-writing campaign.

For more info, visit www.350.org.

In this week's issue...

June 13, 2019
Haven't got time for the pain

In the words of the great Salt-N-Pepa, let’s talk about sex (baby.) There, we said it.

June 13, 2019
Scoping begins on Silverton travel plan

The plan to bring more singletrack to Silverton is rolling forward. Last week, the Bureau of Land Management announced the beginning of a 30-day public scoping period on its proposed Silverton Area Travel Management Plan.

June 10, 2019
2019 Hardrock taps out

Snow, avi debris, high flows force cancellation