White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts
Welcome to the White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts. The districts promote the wise use of natural resources and address rangeland health, wildlife, forest health, water, and soil erosion through information, education and technical assistance. On this site you will find information on upcoming district events, services provided, and information valuable to landowners.
Conservation Districts are political subdivisions of the State of Colorado. The authorities, power and structure are contained in the Colorado Revised Statutes, Title 35, Article 70.
The Rio Blanco County
Land and Resource Plan and Policies
The Rio Blanco County Land and Resource Use Plan has been finalized and adopted by the White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts, and the Rio Blanco County Commissioners.
Please click the link below to view the Plan
Why the Multi-Use of BLM Lands in Colorado is Important
Ever wonder why the multi-use of public lands in Colorado is important? Click on the link below to discover the economic benefits the multi-use of BLM Lands contributes to Colorado's economy.
More information on our districts:
Point of Interest
Governor Hickenlooper recognizes the White River and Douglas Creek Conservation Districts at the 2017 NACD Annual Meeting. Click here to watch the full address. The Districts are mentioned at 9:30 in the video.
District Excess Horse Video featured in Ammoland Shooting Sports News. Click here to view the article.
Be sure to check out the "Excess Horse Videos" page under the "Range" section to view all five Excess Horse Videos!!
Check out the above video of the House Committee on Natural Resources concerning "Challenges and Potential Solutions for BLM's Wild Horse & Burro Program"