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Summer Issue

The new issue of Images magazine is now available.

Reflections on Open Space

As department milestones are noted, such as the current 40th anniversary, it is always good to reflect on where we have been.

Land Conservation Awards

On April 16, the Boulder County Parks and Open Space Department held the annual Land Conservation Awards ceremony. 

Mapping Out Adventures

Did you know that there’s a great local resource to make your outdoor explorations even more interesting, enlightening and entertaining?

A Family's Backyard: Betasso Preserve

Perched above Boulder and Fourmile Canyons, Betasso Preserve is an open space property covering over 1,100 acres. 

Prospecting for Gold: Brook Trout in Boulder County

From under the water a golden token flashed, like buried treasure caught briefly in the light of the sun. The fish I pulled to the surface danced on the water, tail flailing, before I scooped it up with one gentle hand.

Questing for Kestrels

As a nature detective you know some types of birds hunt other animals to eat. It’s how they make a living. The birds that chase down their prey and grasp it with their powerful talons (long, clawed toes) are called raptors.

Double SNAP at the Farmers' Market

The Harvest Bucks program aims to remove barriers that might otherwise keep participants in federal nutrition assistance programs from attending the farmer’s markets. 

Early Miners of Boulder County

Who were these miners and where did they come from? Early arrivals of men came from across America—farmers, clerks, and former soldiers, inexperienced but optimistic.

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