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COSA Tree Pruning when Fox squirrels nests are present

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Good Morning, In the interest of being humane, you might hold off on any major prunes until after the young are out of the nests, which is just kind of good business anyway as that is about the same time that bird nesting is happening. It’s been a while since I’ve been involved in forestry […]

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COSA Tree Pruning when Fox squirrels nests are present

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Does anyone have an SOP for pruning City/ County Tree when Fox Squirrel nest are present? Any thoughts or ideas? Daniel Wolford Land Program Administrator Public Works and Natural Resources | City of Longmont OFFICE: 303 774-4691 CELL: 303 809-9752 7 So. Sunset Street | Longmont CO. 80501 longmontcolorado.gov

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COSA Colorado Informal Education Virtual Community Check In

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Hello All, We are living in interesting times. But just because many of us are working from home, it doesn’t mean we have to lose our community connections. Join other informal education community members from across the Colorado for a virtual gathering. Make new connections and say hello to old friends even during this time […]

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COSA SORP Webinars Available

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Dear COSA Friends and Colleagues: I am a Board Member of the Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals (SORP), a national organization that promotes, advances, and serves outdoor recreation professionals in research, planning, management and policy development. SORP offers regular webinars (free for members, small fee for non-members), and members are able to view past webinars […]

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COSA Fort Collins Natural Areas’ Annual Report

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Hello COSA Friends, In the midst of navigating COVID 19, we offer our annual report as a distraction and/or for the good of the cause. We went to a 2-page infographic format this year, hope you enjoy it. Thanks, Zoe Zoë Shark Pronouns: she/her/hers (What’s this?) City of Fort Collins Natural Areas Department Public Engagement […]

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COSA Reminder…COSA Session Proposal request is Live

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COSA Community, Do you have open space, natural resource management, or conservation expertise you’d like to share? We are seeking presentations for the 2020 COSA conference, themed “Community Conservation: Keeping it Relevant.” This year’s conference will be heldSeptember 21-23, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1300 Westhaven Dr. in Vail, Colorado. We are proud to present […]

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COSA Jeffco Open Space Job Posting – Natural Resources Supervisor

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As the Natural Resources Supervisor you will plan, organize, and supervise the professional management and stewardship of natural resources on Jefferson County Open Space (JCOS) properties. You will assign, coordinate, and direct all Natural Resources Management activities and programs, including forest management, prescribed fire, ecological restoration, weed and pest management, and wildlife management. You will […]

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COSA Biosolid Use

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Hello Everyone, I’m searching for local governmental policies or resources for biosolid applications on open space land. Information on local biosolid projects, departmental SOPs, adopted BMPs, success stories, failures, and advice is welcomed. Thanks!