updated Fri. December 22, 2023
March 19, 2018
One-hundred-fifteen years ago, President Theodore Roosevelt came up with a new program to protect wildlife. There are now 560 National Wildlife Refuges across the country. The Rocky Mountain Arsenal, in Denver, is one of eight in Colorado. With more than 330 species of wildlife, it's the largest urbanÃâÃÂ ...
March 9, 2018
Buckley Field (ANG) sent on 0-i0 crash truck and a rescue truck, and the Aurora Fire Department sent three pumpers which stretched two 2 ÃâÃÂ½-inch lines, one 1,200 feet and the other 2,400 feet. Rocky Mountain Arsenal also responded with a pumper. At-12:03 p.m., Chief Feldman specialcalled Pumper 4 to obtain more hoseÃâÃÂ ...
March 1, 2018
Whether you are an experienced angler or novice, a two parent family or single parent, fish with a buddy or cast alone we have an excellent fishing program for everyone, adults or kids, right here in our backyard, at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. For a modest $3 (cash or check) dailyÃâÃÂ ...
February 20, 2018
It's also difficult to know how long these stresses might continue to produce earthquakes, he added. Seismicity related to an injection well in Youngstown, Ohio in 2013 lasted only a few weeks, while fluid injection at Rocky Mountain Arsenal in Colorado stopped in 1966 but significant seismicity continued inÃâÃÂ ...
The Denver Post
February 20, 2018
... man to a local hospital with a gunshot wound Tuesday morning. The victim's injuries appear to be non-life threatening, according to Denver Police. The shooting happened in the 5500 block of N. Tulsa Way, just south of the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in the Montbello neighborhood.
February 18, 2018
Raptors were the stars of a late January field trip taken by the Cheyenne – High Plains Audubon Society. We visited the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge on the outskirts of Denver, only 90 minutes from Cheyenne. The man at the visitor center desk told us the bald eagles were at LowerÃâÃÂ ...
February 15, 2018
A veteran of the U.S. Army, George served as a military policeman in the 9th Inf. Div., “The Old Reliables,” at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal in Colorado. A wonderful family man and friend, George will be dearly missed. An avid reader, he was very knowledgeable of history, aviation and geology, and was anÃâÃÂ ...
Montrose Daily Press
February 9, 2018
After serving 20 years, he retired as a senior master sargent. They later moved to Colorado, where he then worked in Civil Service for the Rocky Mountain Arsenal. There he continued his service as a chief public relations officer. Later they moved to Mesquite, Nevada, where he refined his real estate careerÃâÃÂ ...
February 2, 2018
Officials at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge are asking for the public's help identifying a couple of vandals who trespassed onto the grounds back on January 30 and caused more than $10,000 in damages. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says two unnamed people broke into severalÃâÃÂ ...
November 30, 2017
A bison is reflected in the car mirror at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City. (Dan Leeth, Special to The Denver Post). COMMERCE CITY – “You are entering the bison area,” the sign warned. “Stay in your vehicle.” I'm motoring down the Wildlife Drive at the Rocky Mountain ArsenalÃâÃÂ ...
October 31, 2017
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge held its annual bison herd roundup and tagging Tuesday. bison 3 Bison Roundup: Herd Gets Annual Checkup At Wildlife Refuge. (credit: CBS). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service conducted a heard health check onÃâÃÂ ...
September 16, 2017
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (CBS4)– The State of Colorado is suing the U.S. government over who should control the contaminated areas that remain at the former Rocky Mountain Arsenal. The arsenal stopped production of chemical weapons and pesticides in the early 80s. Cleanup was finished sevenÃâÃÂ ...
The Denver Post
September 2, 2017
Wild bison grazing on sunflower-studded prairie at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge are in business — as greeters of millions of travelers. Denver International Airport officials confirm a deal-in-the-making to let bison roam on 200 acres of airport property, which would bring them right up toÃâÃÂ ...
August 11, 2017
DENVER — One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash near the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge on Friday morning, the Denver Police Department. The crash happened about 6:30 a.m. at East 56th Avenue and Joliet Street. Police have not said if there were any other injuries. The nameÃâÃÂ ...