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July 27, 2016

Thank you to all the people that have donated to the WCCC so far

We have received donations from several people so far. Some have given hand tools and others have given chainsaws. We are appreciative of all the donations we have received. Thank You. 

If you are unaware o...

July 26, 2016

The Western Colorado Conservation Corps once again joined the Vegetation Team in the Colorado National Monument to combat invasive species across our park. The WCCC always provides us with valuable helping hands.  However, once these species are removed from the landsc...

July 21, 2016

If you haven't heard yet the city of Grand Junction has BIG PLANS for the purposed Matchett park.

Working With the City of Grand Junction and The Tamarisk Coalition, the WCCC provided their services clearing invasive Tamarisk and Russian olive from the Indian Wash Drain...

July 20, 2016

One of the more fun projects that the WCCC has the opportunity to participate in is doing invasive species removal on the Colorado River. Working in the McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area with the BLM river rangers is a favorite for many CorpsMembers. It is eas...

July 14, 2016

The small mountain town of Crested Butte Colorado has much to offer, from skiing and mountain biking to hiking and whitewater boating. The Oh Be Joyful Campground Managed by the BLM is a popular spot for anybody visiting the area and is becoming even more popular.


July 13, 2016

The week of July 12, 2016: The crew is out working on the North Rim of the Black Canyon of The Gunnison. The project this week is to build fence for the National Park Service. Building fence can be hard work. The crew needs to cut a path through the thick underbrush of...

July 8, 2016

Today we celebrated the momentous occasion of finishing 10 weeks of work in the Colorado National Monument! The same crew has been working tirelessly in the some times triple digit heat, through the canyons, on the roads, and up and down the switch backs since the begi...

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