Getting Green Laws

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 6:30-9:30pm Legislative Reports
Denver Audubon and Audubon Rockies hosted a meet and greet with legislators, report on current bills, and guidance about how to speak with your legislators.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 10am-1pm Legislation Boot Camp
We met at the Capitol for in-stream flow legislation expansion and a visit to the Senate floor to speak with legislators.


Legislative Resources
2018 Getting Green Laws Agenda Lobbying Tips 2018 Audubon Legislative Report 2018 Sierra Legislative Report
2018 Presentations
What are Aquatic Nuisance Species and why do we worry about them? Robert Walters, CPW Past, Present and Future of our Public Lands Dr. Mark Squillace, University of CO Law School State initiatives in the face of federal inaction on Climate Change Mike Silverstein, CO Dept. of Public Health and Environment
Other Conservation Actions and Handouts
Chatfield Reallocation Press Release Denver Audubon 1-8-2018 Keep Cats Indoors and Policy on Free Roaming Cats Spring Tree Trimming – Protect Nesting Birds
Relevant Websites for Conservation Actions in Colorado
Colorado General Assembly Environmental Organizations: Rocky Mountain Chapter- Sierra Club Sierra Club (national) AudDenver Audubon National Audubon Society Audubon Rockies Clean Water Action Conservation Colorado (formerly CEC) Colorado Wildlife Federation Earth Justice Legal Foundation Environmental Defense Fund Environment Colorado Great Outdoors Colorado Rocky Mountain Climate Organization Rocky Mountain Wild Southern Rockies Ecosystem Project Western Resource Advocates Wilderness Society Information/News Sites Colorado State Home Page Governor’s Energy Office Colorado Parks and Wildlife The Denver Post Legislature News High Country News Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Federal Agencies US Forest Service –Rocky Mtn. Region National Park Service US Bureau of Land Management US Fish and Wildlife Service US EPA US Geological Survey To Track Bills Colorado General Assembly Sierra Club bill tracker To Find Your State/Federal representative To see who funds your Members of Congress