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July 10-11, 2018
July 10-11, 2018
Flowery meadow with mountains in distance


​Associated Files:

Elevations Hotel & Spa
500 Gothic Rd.
Crested Butte, CO 81225


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Forum Agenda and Overview 

Forum Panelist Biographies

Rule-Making Notice​


Audio Archive 

​​Day 1


​Day 2​


​Commission Funding Forum​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​We are listening: Join the Conservation Conversation

We want to hear from you! CPW is committed to learning as much as it can from citizens who love any type of outdoor recreation. Help us find new ways ​to conserve the natural resources Coloradans hold so dear. 
Haven't spoken up before?  Not an angler or a hunter? Rarely go to a Colorado state park? Even better. Your voice counts

Join us for a public CPW Commission forum on July 10, 2018. Meet like-minded citizens, help us understand what matters to you in conservation, hear from guest speakers in a wide range of activities and groups, and ask questions. 

How to participate:

  1. Attend in person (it's a beautiful time to be in Crested Butte!​). 
  2. RSVP to the Facebook event where you can submit questions in advance.
  3. Watch and participate in the Facebook Live event​.
  4. Submit questions in advance via Twitter using the hashtag #ConservationinCO.
  5. Submit your questions and comments to the forum through our online form​.

How to prepare​:


​ ​Meeting Materials

Regulatory Items​ ​

9​Chapter P-1: "Parks and Outdoor Recreation Lands" and related Ch. W-1 (Citizen Petition)
​10Chapter W-6: "Raptors"  (Step 2 of 2)
​11Chapter W-9: "Wildlife Properties"  (Step 2 of 2)
​12Chapter P-1: "Parks and Outdoor Recreation Lands" and related Ch. W-5 (Step 1 of 2)

Chapter P-5: "Off-Highway Vehicle Regulations"       (Step 1 of 2)

Non-Regulatory Items​ ​

2​ ​Draft June 2018 Minutes

​Game Damage Claim Appeal: #09-Y18-02; Denial; T. Maneotis

Consent Agenda​ ​

​22.1 ​Game Damage Claim: #08-Y18-07; Approval; J. Bair

PowerPoints​ ​

​6CPW Response: Lake Christine Fire
​7Financial Update
​8GOCO Update
​14Part 2 of 3: The Science Behind Big Game Management Planning
​16IPAWS and Draw Update

​ ​Post-Meeting Documents

July 2018 Regulations Summary
Ch W-6 - "Raptors" - As Approved​ ​
Ch W-9 - "Wildlife Properties" - As Approved​ ​

Hear from our panel of experts:

Panel 1:

​​Andy Treharne
Senior Director for Western States, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation

As a native Coloradan, hunter, and angler, Andy has a vested interest in advancing, protecting and promoting sportsmen’s issues in the West. In his role, Andy oversees and interacts with the state legislative sportsmen’s caucuses and members of the Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus throughout the region. ​ Read More>​​

Jen Taylor
Brand Manager & Director of Creative Development, Mountain Khakis 

Jen co-founded the Colorado Adrenaline Trail (CAT Trail) campaign and founded the MOG (Manufacturers of Outdoor Gear) Outdoor Fest. An avid telemark skier, she is an intrepid adventurer on mountain bike & motorcycle trails. Jen carries a deep passion for the Grand Junction area and maintaining access to the public lands surrounding it.​  Read More>

Julie​ Mach
Conservation Director, Colorado Mountain Club


In addition to being an advocate for human-powered recreation opportunities, Julie is an avid hiker, mountain biker, skier, and kayaker. She works with land managers, policymakers, and local user groups to create sustainable recreation plans that promote natural resource conservation. Read M​ore>

Scott Winans
President & Board of Directors, Colorado Plateau Mountain Bike Trail Association, Inc.​

Scott is an avid outdoor enthusiast involved with singletrack trail organization, planning, and creation for the past 25 years. His organization advocates for construction and maintenance of non-motorized singletrack trail. When not blazing biking trails, you’ll find him hiking and boating throughout public lands.​ Read More>

Panel 2:

Greg Felt 
Chaffee County Commissioner; Co-Owner, Ark Anglers, LLC 

Long involved in water issues, Greg has been a river guide or outfitter since 1985. When not serving as a county commissioner, he co-owns ArkAnglers, with fly shops and guide service out of Salida and Buena Vista. Read More>

John Marriott 
Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Arvada ; O
wner, Larson’s Ski & Sport 
John grew up in Arvada, CO and is an avid skier, snowboarder, dirt bike rider, hunter, angler, windsurfer, cyclist, mechanic, home remodeler, and fitness enthusiast. He served on the State Trails OHV Subcommittee from 2004-2017 and the Colorado State Trail Committee from 2008-2016.​ Read More>

Julia Kintsch
Principal & Senior Ecologist, ECO-resolutions

​Julia works to reduce the impact of transportation, recreation and development on wildlife and ecological systems. She is a recognized expert in wildlife crossings and road ecology. Read More>