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Wednesday Community Calendar

Jan 15, 2020
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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, January 15, underwritten by Basalt Regional Library, a safe and welcoming space providing access to tools, programs, and information that nurture lifelong learning. For the list of today's events, like Naturalist Nights with Wilderness Workshop, click on the headline…

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Carbondale’s Wilderness Workshop and four other conservation groups recently won a lawsuit that will force the Bureau of Land Management back to the drawing board on local oil and gas drilling plans. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh has more.

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On Friday, September 20, hundreds of students, teachers and concerned citizens gathered in Sopris Park for the climate strike organized by 350 Roaring Fork in conjunction with other strikes around the world. Speakers included Carbondale Mayor Dan Richardson, Dr. Greg Feinsinger, Arn Menconi, and local students. For audio of these speeches, click here.

Roaring Stories

In early June, six local storytellers took the stage at Rock Bottom Ranch for the second annual Roaring Stories, presented by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency, Writ Large, ACES, and KDNK. The stories they told reflect their thoughts on climate change and when it became real for each of them. This week on Express Yourself, we hear from Beatriz Soto. Local performing artist Alya Howe is the MC.

Friday Community Calendar

Sep 6, 2019
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Here’s your community calendar for Friday, September 6th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like Wilderness Workshop’s Community Party in Sopris Park, click on the headline.

Hikers Experience What's at Stake if Quarry Grows

Jun 21, 2019
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Glenwood Springs Citizens Alliance and Wilderness Workshop recently hosted a hike up to the Mid-Continent Limestone Quarry, north of Glenwood Springs, to show what’s at stake if the quarry is expanded. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh went along and has this report.



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Wednesday Community Calendar

Apr 10, 2019
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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, April 10th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For the list of today's events, like Wild Hope: Catalyst for Change at the Third Street Center, click on the headline.

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Today's community calendar for Wednesday,March 6th is underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of today's events like Naturalist Nights at The Third Street Center, featuring How Changing Climate is Affecting Wildflowers and Pollinators in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, February 20th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For a list of today's events like Wilderness Workshop Naturalist Nights featuring The Deep History of Pueblo People follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Tuesday, February 19th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company.  For a list of today's events like the Cliffhouse Full Moon Dinner benefting Wilderness Workshop follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, February 13th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale offering Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company.  For a list of today's events like Wilderness Workshop Naturalist Nights featuring When the Well Runs Dry: Securing Water for People and Nature in the Colorado River Basin follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, January 23rd, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale announcing the official SLW beer, Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company. For a list of today's events like Naturalis Nights at the Third Street Center in Carbondale follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, January 16th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine on the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale announcing the official SLW beer, Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company.  For a list of today's events like Naturalis Nights at the Third Street Center featuring The White-tailed Ptarmigan follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, January 9th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine announcing the official SLW beer, Cerveza Sopris Mexican Lager offered in partnership with Roaring Fork Beer Company.  For a list of today's events like Wilderness Workshop Naturalist Nights at the Third Street Center follow the headline...

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Here’s your community calendar for Thursday, November 1st, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of today's events like Wilderness Workdshop celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act at the Third Street Center follow the headline...

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A Federal District Court ruling in Idaho last month could trump the Trump administration's directive to speed up oil and gas lease sales in the West. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh takes a look at what’s behind the ruling.

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Beatriz Soto, de Wilderness Workshop, pasó por Charlando con Crystal para contar sobre la nueva programa 'Defiende Nuestra Tierra."

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Here’s your community calendar for Friday, September 21st, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale.  For a list of today's events like the Wilderness Workshop Membership and Farewell to Sloan Shoemaker Party at Sopris Park follow the headline...

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A Federal court in Denver dismissed a legal challenge against the Bureau of Land Management's 2016 Thompson Divide lease cancellations. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh has more.

The Sopris Sun

For this week's show, Sopris Sun editor Will Grandbois is joined by frequent contributor Justin Patrick, sharing about his most recent article on Wilderness Workshop's summer hiking series, and Paul Shaffer of All Valley Boxing.

Beatriz Soto

Beatriz Soto, Wilderness Workshop's new latino outreach coordinator, joined Raleigh Burleigh on Express Yourself to talk about upcoming bilingual hikes.

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Wilderness Workshop Director Sloan Shoemaker hands the reins of the organization over to Will Roush in September. Today's show features a conversation with these guys about the challenges, and victories of the past 21 years. Thanks, Sloan, and good luck, Will!

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Wilderness Workshop is hosting an event this Saturday to involve the Spanish-speaking population of the Roaring Fork Valley in conservation efforts. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh spoke with community organizer Alicia Zeringue to learn more.

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Pitkin County recently released a draft plan for the Carbondale to Crested Butte  - or Crystal Valley - Trail. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, about the pros and cons of the plan and if a changing climate could change the plan. The draft plan is available here for comment.

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Pitkin County recently released a draft plan for its proposed Crystal Valley Trail. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Will Roush, conservation director for Wilderness Workshop, to get the group's take on the plan.

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Climate change and drought are taking a toll on pinyon pine and juniper woodlands, especially in the southwestern U.S.  Dr. Miranda Redmond, an assistant professor at Colorado State University, has researched this ecosystem. She is this week’s Naturalist Nights speaker and talked with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh about the pinyon pine and why it’s disappearing. Dr. Miranda Redmond will be at Carbondale’s Third Street Center Wednesday at 5:30 PM.

Response Helps

Here’s your community calendar for Wednesday, February 7th, underwritten by Sopris Liquor and Wine, at the corner of 133 and Main in Carbondale. For a list of todays events like the annual Chocolate Classic fundraiser at Hotel Jerome follow the headline...

Dr. John Hausdoerffer is the dean of the School of Environment and Sustainability at Western Colorado University in Gunnison. He co-edited a book with Gavin Van Horn titled Wildness: Relations of People and Place and opened this year’s Naturalist Nights series on January 3rd at the Third Street Center. Today’s show features a portion of his talk and readings from the book about wildness and renewal.


This year’s Naturalist Nights begin tonight, featuring Dr. John Hausdoerffer, Executive Director of the Center for Environment & Sustainability at Western State Colorado University in Gunnison. Hausdoerffer recently co-edited a collection of essays titled Wildness: Relations of People and Place with Gavin Van Horn and takes a contemporary look at wildness with KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh. 

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