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Connecting the dots between land, water, and community through innovation and partnership

In early 2021, the Gates Family Foundation natural resources team reached out to peers, partners, policymakers, and nonprofit leaders for feedback to inform the development of strategies to reduce challenges and maximize opportunities for conservation of our beautiful state and its natural resources.

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CSU Study Shows Future Land Conservation Could Bring $195 Million in Economic Activity and 1,200 New Jobs to Rural Colorado Communities

As much as 80 percent of this economic activity would bolster rural economies, by helping to reduce farm debt, increase savings, and mitigate risk, the study finds.