Latest Geography of Colorado Stories

2014-04-22 12:26:35

Tour Aims to Change Perceptions of Aging and Offer Powerful Insights Into More Deliberate, Deeper and Connected Ways of Living and Working DENVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Bill Thomas, one of the most innovative and creative thinkers in medicine today, brings a radical new approach to growth and aging through a national non-fiction theatrical tour produced in partnership with AARP Life Reimagined, Colorado Culture Change Coalition, among others. Inspired by Thomas' new...

2014-04-22 08:34:23

DENVER, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DC Brands International, Inc. (OTCQB: HRDN) ("DC Brands" or the "Company") is excited to announce that it is currently pursuing acquisition opportunities for the purpose of adding laboratory testing capabilities to its suite of services aimed at the rapidly expanding Colorado marijuana industry. It is expected that these lab services will have the capability to test all marijuana plant and derivative products, including edibles, waxes and oils,...

2014-04-21 23:07:44

This is the third year that Pedestrian and Patagonia are partnering for Advocate Weeks, this year with Community Cycles and previously with the Center for Resource Conservation in 2012 and Growing Gardens in 2013. Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Community Cycles gets $20 for each pair of Patagonia shoes purchased from the Pedestrian Shops between June 20 and July 6. The partnership is part of Patagonia Footwear’s Advocate Weeks initiative, which helps retailers promote local...

2014-04-21 12:25:52

DENVER, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apartment Investment and Management Company (Aimco) (NYSE: AIV), one of the country's largest multifamily owners and operators, has been named a Top Workplace by The Denver Post for the second consecutive year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140421/76794 The 2014 Top Workplaces ranking is based on surveys completed by more than 56,000 employees from 205 companies. Employers were evaluated on several factors including day-to-day work...

2014-04-16 23:14:54

Ashton Agency offers both the $5,000 medical marijuana bond for as low as $75.00 and the $20,000 retail marijuana bond for as low as $175.00 before and after June 1st. Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Starting June 1st, establishments in Denver, Colorado selling marijuana will be required to obtain a marijuana surety bond. There are two marijuana bonds: $20,000 retail bond and the $5,000 medical marijuana bond. In the City and County of Denver, Colorado marijuana providers are required...

2014-04-16 23:02:39

Proud Partners in the 2014 Season Grand Junction, CO (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Rocky Mountain Health Plans (RMHP) is pleased to announce a three-year sponsorship as the Official Health Insurance Partner and # 1 Supporter of the Colorado Rapids, winner of the 2010 MLS Cup. In the 2014 season, RMHP will host several Colorado Rapids halftime promotions and healthy living initiatives at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City, CO, including a healthy eating menu located at arena...

2014-04-15 23:12:08

Sara Jarrett, Ed.d., MSN, MA, BSN, is recognized as a National Association of Professional Women VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 NAPW honors Dr. Sara Jarrett, Professor and Executive Director of the graduate and post-licensure department of nursing at Regis University, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. She is being recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in...

2014-04-15 23:01:28

The Rocky Mountain Lighting Academy (RMLA) will offer a one-of-a-kind immersive educational opportunity for lighting professionals this summer at the University of Colorado Boulder. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 The Rocky Mountain Lighting Academy (RMLA) will offer a one-of-a-kind immersive educational opportunity for lighting professionals this summer at the University of Colorado Boulder. The RMLA’s Summer Lighting Course is scheduled for June 23-27 on the CU-Boulder campus. The...

2014-04-10 23:30:32

Nokero is proud to announce that it is a finalist for ‘Colorado Companies to Watch.’ Nokero represents the global solar industry at large as well as its home state of Colorado; Nokero’s success has been in part due to Coloradans who value sustainable business practices and ‘green’ energy solutions. Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 Nokero is proud to announce that it is a finalist for ‘Colorado Companies to Watch.’ Sponsored by UMB Bank, the awards program recognizes...

2014-04-09 23:01:41

Tremendous growth in enrollments and a changing economic, technological and reputational landscape have prompted the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado Boulder to set two ambitious new goals for the year 2020. Improvements in the college’s “Best Graduate Schools” rankings, released in mid-March by U.S. News & World Report, indicate good progress in the right direction. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Tremendous growth in enrollments and a...

Latest Geography of Colorado Reference Libraries

Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest
2014-01-20 14:44:05

Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the states of Wyoming and Colorado. This forest, which holds 2,222,313 acres, is a combination of lands from Routt National Forest, Medicine Bow National Forest, and Thunder Basin National Grassland, which were grouped together for management purposes in 1995. Despite the grouping of these areas, the forest is divided into three sections that represent each former region. The Medicine Bow National...

Pike National Forest
2014-01-20 10:14:06

The Pike National Forest can be found in the Front Range of Colorado, USA, and westwards of the Colorado Springs and includes Pikes Peak. The forest covers 1,106,604 acres within Teller, Clear Creek, Jefferson, El Paso, and Douglas counties. The main rivers the drain the forests are the South Platte and Fountain Creek, Rampart Reservoir, a large synthetic body of water, can be found within the forest. The forest gets its name from the American explorer Zebulon Pike. A lot of the bedrock...

Rio Grande National Forest
2013-12-30 12:28:35

The Rio Grande National Forest is a 1.86 million acre United States National Forest located in southwestern Colorado. The forest includes the San Luis Valley, which is the world’s largest agricultural alpine valley, in addition to one of the world's largest high deserts located around mountains. The Continental Divide runs along the majority of the forest’s western border. It lies in parts of nine counties, Mineral, Conejos, Rio Grande, Saguache, Hinsdale, San Juan, Archuleta, Custer, and...

Gunnison National Forest
2013-12-24 10:52:22

Gunnison National Forest is a U.S. National Forest covering 1,672,136 acres in Mesa, Hinsdale, Gunnison, and Saguache Counties in the Western portion of the U.S. state of Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest to the north, the Grand Mesa and Uncompahgre National Forests towards the west, the San Isabel National Forest towards the east and the Rio Grande National Forest towards the south. It lies in some parts of five counties; Gunnison, Delta, Hinsdale, Saguache, and Montrose...

Grand Mesa National Forest
2013-12-05 14:15:15

The Grand Mesa National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in Mesa, Delta, and Garfield counties in western Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest towards the north and the Gunnison National Forest towards the east. The forest covers the majority of Grand Mesa and the southern part of Battlement Mesa. It has a total area of 346,555 acres. It is managed by the United States Forest Service together with the Gunnison National Forest and the Uncompahgre National Forest from...

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