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Welcome to the Upper Huerfano Conservation District.
The UHCD relies on grants and tax levy income to operate
It's programs and projects.

Programs, projects and scholarships sponsored for the public:

  • Extensive brochure and literature library at the UHCD Office.

  • Support of the Living Snowfence Program.

  • Support of the Colorado Forest Service Tree Seedling Sale.

  • Work with Colorado Division of Wildlife to identify important wildlife habitats.

  • Work with landowners to get conservation practices installed on the land.

  • Participation in the Huerfano County Ag Coalition.

  • Sponsorship of the Huerfano County Noxious Week Abatement.

  • Sponsorship of the Fourth Grade Foresters Project.

  • Sponsorship of Eastern Colorado State FFA Range Judging Contest.

  • Sponsorship of Defensible Space Plan Cost-Share Program.

  • Sponsorship of Ag in the Classroom - Adopt a Classroom.

  • Conservation Cost-Share Program to help fund on-the-ground conservation projects.

  • Scholarships for students to Camp Rocky.

  • Scholarships for teachers to the Conservation Teachers Workshop.

  • Birdhouse sale.

  • Bathouse sale.

  • District Cap sale.

To contact us:

711 Walsen Avenue, Suite A          Phone: (719) 738-1171
Walsenburg, CO 81089                 Fax:     (719) 738-4873

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