March 6, 2017
This film by Alfredo Alcántara & Josh Chertoff follows Duke Phillips III and his team at Zapata Ranch during our annual fall bison works. This unique conservation effort is instrumental in protecting the endangered wild bison and the rich landscape it inhabits.
February 8, 2017
Pronghorn are one of the most iconic species of the American plains, yet biologists know very little about their movements in southeastern Colorado.
February 6, 2017
Thanks to efforts by CO Parks and Wildlife to release Arkansas Darter into the creek on the Chico, the fish is no longer a “federally endangered” candidate.
January 29, 2017
Every spring and fall, Sandhill Cranes stop over on the Medano-Zapata Ranch during their annual migration.
Photos by Matthew DeLorme and Madeline Jorden
January 23, 2017
The most important tool we use in management of the land is being able to control the amount of time that cattle graze a particular pasture.
December 19, 2016
Large plains cottonwoods and riparian areas surrounded by sedges, rushes and cattails make the Chico an avian oasis.
December 16, 2016
A look inside the action-packed week of Bison Works.
November 29, 2016
A cottonwood tree prepares for winter.
November 28, 2016
“Magnificent, bizarre and iconic”: read about our encounters with bison and see photos from an action-packed week.
October 10, 2016
The philosophy behind rotational grazing.