MLC exists to protect open space and productive lands in southwest Colorado. Our mission drives our work. Click to learn more about MLC.
With spring’s arrival some of us begin to break out the seed catalogs and dream of our little patch of vegetables or our summer morning visits to our local farmers’ market. As calves, lambs and baby goats remind us that spring has arrived we’re also reminded of how much we…Read More→
Imagine being a teenager, living here in rural Southwest Colorado. During the week you spend much of your time in the classroom reading about history and ecology and aren’t sure how it all applies to your life. Then one day your teacher says, “We’re going out to a local farm…Read More→
Imagine a group of children, sun and smiles on their faces, taking a guided walk through Hawkins Preserve in Cortez, learning about the native plants and animals and the history of the land and people that lived here many years ago. This is an example of one of the ways…Read More→