The following is a list of resources that can help rural landowners to properly manage the natural resources on their property.
links to the South Pueblo County Conservation District’s page and provides links to various sites with information for landowners about tax and estate planning and about conservation programs available to landowners
from the Colorado State University Extension includes information about rural land ownership and how to benefit from your land and the natural resources that go along with it
a document from the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office provides information for rural landowners including dealing with wildlife, fire protection, roads and property access, noxious weed control and living next to agricultural operations
from ARKWIPP provides resources for landowners trying to control and eradicate tamarisk (aka saltcedar) infestations on their property.
a document from the Fremont County Weed Board has information about various common and noxious weeds and includes both timelines for control measures and what control measures to use
Special Report — Grass: The Stockman's Crop
a document from the United States Department of Agriculture contains information about native grass and how it can be harvested through livestock. It also contains information about managing grasslands for maximum production
This information has been compiled by your local Conservation Districts:
South Pueblo County CD and Turkey Creek CD
You can contact them at:
Address: 200 S. Santa Fe Ave., 4th Floor
Pueblo, CO 81003
Phone: (719) 543-8386 ext. 3
Fax: (719) 545-4835