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CONS. Conservation Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: CONS

Found in 155 Collections and/or Records:

Adirondack Mountains Records

Identifier: CONS48
Scope and Contents

Collection of material from several organizations working to protect the natural resources of the Adirondack Mountain region; including the Adirondack Mountain Club, the Association for the Protection of the Adirondacks, Friends of the Forest Preserve, the Adirondack Moose River Committee, and the Adirondack Parks. It includes pamphlets, bulletins, articles, bylaws, surveys, legislative efforts, and land-use plans.

Dates: 1930-1973

Adopt the Platte Project Records

Identifier: CONS276
Scope and Contents

Collection contains research data for recreation use along the South Platte River.

Dates: 1993-1995

Alan J. Kania Papers

Identifier: CONS219
Scope and Contents

Contains material related to wild horses and the legislation to protect them. Includes correspondence with Annie (Velma) Johnston (Wild Horse Annie), news clippings, press releases, and reports.

Dates: 1952-1994

Albert H. Jackman Papers

Identifier: CONS124
Scope and Contents

Contains material related to the aerial survey of the pipeline route, and military operations in cold weather.

Dates: 1940-1980

Alpheus Oliver Waha Papers

Identifier: CONS160
Scope and Contents

Memorandum regarding the inspection of District 2, September 1927. Manuscript (copy) titled Early day reminiscences.

Dates: 1918-1927

Alva A. Simpson Autobiography

Identifier: M1672
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a handwritten manuscript recounting Simpson's family history, childhood in Loveland, Colo., work with the United States Forest Service in Wyo. and Colo.

Dates: September 11, 1964


Identifier: CONS4
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The records of the American Bison Society contain a large proportion of correspondence. The earliest dates from 1882 and continues until 1949. The collection includes the Society's annual reports from 1905 to 1930, and the documentation and census reports for bison worldwide from 1908 to 1934. In addition, the collection contains reference publications used by the Society.Subjects covered are bison in the United States and Canada, the wisent (European bison) in Europe and Asia,...
Dates: 1899-1965, (bulk 1910-1940)


Identifier: CONS148
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The American Farmland Trust collection contains material created or collected by staff at the national office from 1979 to 1999. These records include correspondence, memos, and reports related to their work. It includes the files of the President Ralph E. Grossi; Vice President Tim Warman; Senior Vice President for Public Policy Edward Thompson Jr.; material from the reference library; and audio-visual material. The subject matter reflects the goals of the organization to protect farmland...
Dates: 1979-1999

American Game Association Records

Identifier: CONS105
Scope and Contents

Articles and bulletins about the restoration of game species.

Dates: 1931-1938


Identifier: CONS147
Scope and Contents The American Rivers collection contains items from the years of 1965-2005. Included in the collection are correspondence, press releases, newspaper clippings, reports, and meeting minutes from American Rivers and other conservation organizations. Items from the River Trust Alliance, the National Water Alliance, Friends of the River, and the Everglades Coalition are all included in the collection. The items that make up this collection provide extensive information about American...
Dates: 1965-2005

Angus Munn Woodbury Papers

Identifier: M1655
Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, biographical information, and articles.

Dates: 1908-1966


Identifier: CONS33
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection contains correspondence, working documents and articles accumulated by Flugger during her work with the Pan American Union Conservation Section. It begins with correspondence to and from William Vogt, Chief of the Conservation Section dating from 1940-1954. It continues with articles and brochures written by Vogt. Flugger's correspondence dates from 1938 to 1955. The reports and articles by Flugger focus on conservation education in Latin American. Included are working notes...
Dates: 1925-1955


Identifier: CONS88
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Carhart papers covers a broad span of Arthur Hawthorne Carhart's life. Early material includes college yearbooks and reports and army sanitation reports written when Carhart served at Camp Meade during World War I. The bulk of the papers, however, document his professional life beginning in 1919 when he moved to Denver, Colorado to work for the U.S. Forest Service, and continuing through his founding of the Conservation Center Library, right up to his death in 1978. Although...
Dates: 1892-1979

Basic Resource Survey of Delta County, Colorado

Identifier: M1658
Scope and Contents

Study regarding natural resources in Delta County (Colo.)

Dates: circa 1949

Benton Strong Papers

Identifier: CONS194
Scope and Contents

Collection contains letters, clippings, memorandum, reports and publications regarding the Missouri Valley Authority.

Dates: 1944-1952


Identifier: CONS34
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The primary topic of this collection is forest and watershed management and education in the United States, India, and Venezuela. The material originates from Frank’s teaching at Colorado State University (1960-1964), his consulting work in India (1959-1960) and Venezuela (1964), and his activities with the Soil Conservation Society of America. Only a few papers originate from his work with the U.S. Forest Service. The collection includes Frank’s copy of ...
Dates: 1950s-1960s

Bryon Denny Papers

Identifier: CONS100
Scope and Contents

Reports and correspondence documenting the Land Classification Committee in Egypt and the Natural Pasture Policy and Program, Israel.

Dates: 1951-1957

C. Stewart Comeaux Papers

Identifier: CONS125
Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding game surveys.

Dates: 1926-1946

Carol D. Clark Reports

Identifier: M1657
Scope and Contents

Collection contains USFS "extensive timberland inventory reports" for the Black Forest, Costilla Land Company, Trinchera Ranch, and the Maxwell Grant land areas within Colorado from 1937 - 1938. Each report includes a topographical map and projected sustainable yield of timber per acreage.

Dates: 1937-1939

Charles Anderson Scott Papers

Identifier: CONS166
Scope and Contents

Includes diary, photograph album and individual photographic prints, newspaper clippings, biography, and correspondence.

Dates: 1901-1953

Charles B. Roth Papers

Identifier: CONS209
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of articles from Forest and Stream magazine.

Dates: 1890-1896

Charles K. Winter Papers

Identifier: CONS232
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, newsletters, poster, meeting minutes and agendas, and notes regarding the formation of new chapters. Includes fundraising events in Snowmass, Steamboat Springs, and Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Dates: 1977-1980

Citizens Committee for the Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission Report Records

Identifier: CONS106
Scope and Contents

The collection includes memos and organizational documents from the Citizens Committee for the Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission Report (CORC). There are additional research materials used by the committee, such as the Department of the Interior news releases, and CORC publications, such as the Action for Outdoor Recreation for America booklets. There are also copies of correspondence from John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Laurence Rockefeller.

Dates: 1956-1972, 1963-1965


Identifier: CONS278
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of legal documents and legal research from the court case Citizens for Glenwood Canyon Scenic Corridor, et al. v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, et al.. Spanning from 1966 to 1993, the collection includes newspaper clippings about the Glenwood Canyon I-70 corridor, publications, correspondence, traffic data, maps, and graphs. Also contained in the collection are two copies on 16mm film of a public service announcement advocating...
Dates: 1966-1993, undated


Identifier: CONS137
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The records of the Colorado Environmental Coalition contain material from the Board of Directors, administrative records and working files. In addition to the organizational records, material on clean air, water pollution, mining, timber and the designation of wilderness areas within the state of Colorado are included, dating from 1947 to 1998. The majority of documents date from 1965 to 1990. The name changes of the organization are reflected in the finding aid: Colorado Open...
Dates: 1965-1997

Colorado Game and Fish Commission Records

Identifier: CONS16
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Indexes to meeting minutes (1954-1957, 1968-1972); posters (1903, 1909); newsletters (1966-1975); visitor's guides; information brochures, map.

Dates: 1893-1975

Colorado Heritage Area Partnership Project Records

Identifier: CONS257
Scope and Contents

Includes organizational records, clippings, photographs and maps, many regarding the South Park area of Colorado.

Dates: 1999-2000

Colorado Open Lands Records

Identifier: CONS265
Scope and Contents

Includes meeting minutes and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1981-2013


Identifier: CONS131
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Denver Public Library is the official repository for the records of the Colorado Outward Bound School. The collection contains papers from 1961 to 2000. It documents the growth of the organization, the development of courses, and the expansion of the program to serve new groups of persons. It contains the Board of Trustees and Directors meeting minutes, reports, and correspondence. Annual and financial reports, fundraising, marketing, and course development material, are also...
Dates: 1947-2000