Restoration of San Luis Valley Mesic Habitat at Poncha Pass

Funding Year

Amount

Location

FY24

$185,486

Saguache County

Project Description

This project aims to restore and improve riparian riparian
Definition of riparian habitat or riparian areas.

Learn more about riparian
and mesic habitat critical to Gunnison Sage Grouse. Phase I of this multi-year project will plan and deliver riparian restoration through a range of methods, including infrastructure and controlling invasive plant species.

Partners

Ducks Unlimited

Contact Information

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service logo in grayscale
Colorado Partners for Fish and Wildlife Coordinator
National Wildlife Refuge System
Area
CO

Programs

A cloudy sky with redish vegetation can be seen and a large rock outcrop pokes up in the distance.
The western United States’ sagebrush country encompasses over 175 million acres of public and private lands. Sagebrush country contains biological, cultural and economic resources of national significance. America’s sagebrush ecosystem is the largest contiguous ecotype in the continental...