In the News: 90,000 Acres Donated to State of Colorado

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Source: Outdoor Hub

We like! Question is, will they eventually open to outdoor recreation? Outdoor Hub reports:

New York hedge fund billionaire Louis Bacon has announced that he will donate 90,000 acres of Colorado land to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for the creation of the Sangre de Christo Conservation Area.

According to Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, it is the “largest single conservation easement” given to the USFWS. The donation will help preserve the southern portion of Colorado which includes some of the state’s highest peaks. Click to read the full story here.

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