outdoors

Movie Review - Fifty Shades Darker

Movie Review 1 1/2 Stars

By Bob Garver

The "Fifty Shades" franchise is commercially successful but critically despised. I've heard all manner of nasty things said about the books, and 2015's "Fifty Shades of Grey" tied for Worst Picture at the Razzies. "Fifty Shades Darker" is no redeemer, I assure you. If I didn't know any better, I'd say the series likes the abuse it takes from people with good taste.

Support Colorado’s Endangered Wildlife on Your Tax Return

PROMO Taxes

Help threatened and endangered wildlife with a voluntary contribution through the "nongame and endangered wildlife cash fund" on your Colorado tax returns this year. Filling out line No. 1 of Colorado tax form 104CH (the Voluntary Contributions Schedule form) supports wildlife rehabilitation and preservation of threatened and endangered species in the state through Colorado Parks and Wildlife programs.

CPW Completes Survey of Prairie Dog Habitat and Populations

Outdoors - Colorado Parks Wildlife Mountains Baca National Wildlife Refuge - USFWS

Along with other western states in cooperation with the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Colorado Parks & Wildlife has conducted an east slope survey of black-tailed prairie dogs.  Images collected on airplane flights in the summer of 2015 were used to map occupied habitat throughout eastern Colorado and the findings are proving positive for these prairie dwellers.