‘Birds of prey’ targeted by pellet guns in Colorado | OutThere Colorado

2019-10-23 00:57:00 "A press release by Colorado Parks and Wildlife described how shots from pellet rifles are causing significant injury and trauma to birds of prey, often resulting in death. Injuries consisting of fractures, open wounds, infection, and lead toxicity have also prevented these birds from being able to properly fly or hunt for food." 😔😡 'Birds of prey' targeted by pellet guns in Colorado | OutThere ColoradoColorado wildlife officials

We're celebrating our 32nd anniversary with a virtual event for the Lovelan…

2019-10-21 14:33:00 We're celebrating our 32nd anniversary with a virtual event for the Loveland community. Join the Chilson 32-mile challenge! Run 32 miles, bike 96 miles or swim 8 miles. Track your progress, submit your form and be entered to win prizes. Challenge runs Nov. 1 - Dec. 19. Sign up and learn more here: http://www.cityofloveland.org/…/C…/Calendar/Event/92231/2699 [bsa_pro_ad_space id=1]

Exposure to Urban Tree Canopy Beneficial for Mental Health

2019-10-20 01:29:00 Did you know? "Increased exposure to total green space, and urban tree canopy specifically, is associated with a reduced incidence of psychological distress, according to a study published online in JAMA Network Open." Exposure to Urban Tree Canopy Beneficial for Mental Health≥30 percent green space, tree canopy specifically, linked to lower incidence of psychological distress [bsa_pro_ad_space id=1]

Parks and Recreation Magazine

2019-10-18 01:43:00 Recently, the producers of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” ran a segment titled “The Price of Youth Sports." With an 8 percent drop in child participation rates in the past decade, the sports gap is growing, especially for lower-income families in communities where parks are underfunded. Did you know we have a Parks & Recreation Foundation scholarship program to help bridge this gap in funding for youth