Boulder County Youth Corps and Heritage Farm summer jobs now open
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Boulder County Youth Corps and Heritage Farm summer jobs now open

==Youth: Summer jobs working in trail construction, maintenance, historic preservation, forest thinning, construction and more.
==Farmhouse: docents and gardeners at nearby Agricultural Heritage Center
==teens 14-17
==adult leaders 18 and older
==paid jobs

Two month range of prescribed burns at Hall Ranch, near Lyons
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Two month range of prescribed burns at Hall Ranch, near Lyons

Prescribed burns will happen between August 1 and September 30 at Hall Ranch. Possible heavy Smoke and flames may continue for days or weeks after. This is part of the Nelson Loop Prescribed Burn Project, a 5-year plane.
See article for details about the plan and what will be done, and link to map.

Boulder County’s local grants will Improve farming and decrease wildfire risks
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Boulder County’s local grants will Improve farming and decrease wildfire risks

Climate Innovation Fund -and- technology development
==waste wood / reduce wildfire risk
==activated organic matter
==dry degraded landscapes into agro-ecosytems
==expand carbon farming and regenerative practices
==mountain pine bettle

Boulder County Cropland Policy updated (Open Space)

Boulder County Cropland Policy updated (Open Space)

CROPLAND POLICY UPDATED
Boulder County has over 25,000 acres of total agricultural land that they manage. They guide the farmers who lease the land in: carbon sequestration, regenerative agriculture, best practices for economically viable crops.
==Updates address: GE crops / restricting use of neonicotinoid pesticides, developing a soil health program.

Volunteer victim advocates needed, Boulder County Sheriff
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Volunteer victim advocates needed, Boulder County Sheriff

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office is seeking volunteers to serve as victim advocates to help provide assistance to victims of crime, accidents, trauma and other critical events. No prior experience necessary. Training will be provided. see more details. due September 10th