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Lyme Timber Company LP — Forest Fund V

$2,000,000 | Awarded: 2018

An investment in a private equity fund focused on the acquisition and sustainable management of timberlands with unique conservation values throughout the U.S.


Beartooth Capital Fund III

$1,000,000 | Awarded: 2018

An investment in a private equity fund that supports the conservation and restoration of ranch properties in Colorado and nearby states.


New Venture Fund

$50,000 | Awarded: 2016

To support Phase II of Anne Castle’s work to advance the State Water Plan, in collaboration with the Colorado River Sustainability Campaign


New Venture Fund

$70,000 | Awarded: 2017

To support the third phase of Anne Castle’s work to support and guide implementation of the Colorado State Water Plan


Bonneville Environmental Foundation

$50,000 | Awarded: 2017

To support the engagement of Colorado’s business sector as a lead voice for balanced water policies and practices that support the state’s economic interests



$100,000 | Awarded: 2017

To help launch the 10.10.10 Cities + Water program in Denver


Western Resource Advocates

$140,000 | Awarded: 2016

To provide training to communities implementing water conservation efforts and to develop a set of tools that help identify and overcome barriers to new


Colorado State University

$50,000 | Awarded: 2013

To convene stakeholders from the agricultural communities of northeastern Colorado and Front Range water users to explore means to achieve a sustainable balance between


Colorado Humanities

$35,000 | Awarded: 2013

Toward the development and production of a documentary film on the history and present-day issues related to water in Colorado


Larimer County Department of Natural Resources

$100,000 | Awarded: 2016

To support the native water acquisition portion of the Larimer County Open Lands Program Alternative Transfer Method project, subject to a fully executed municipal