Clear Creek Cleanups

WDTU co-sponsors biannual stream cleanups on Clear Creek. We partner with other TU Chapters, Jefferson County Open Space, and other groups interested in keeping Clear Creek clean. Clear Creek, a tributary of Colorado’s South Platte River, has headwaters at the continental divide near Loveland Pass and flows largely along the Read More …

Watershed Renewal

In March 2013, the Forest Service released High Peaks to Headwaters Watershed and Fisheries Restoration Environmental Assessment. This well-researched document guides WDTU’s conservation and restoration efforts in the Clear Creek watershed. For more information, contact WDTU’s Conservation Director, Keith Greenwell

Clear Creek Watershed Restoration

In March 2013, the Forest Service released High Peaks to Headwaters Watershed and Fisheries Restoration Environmental Assessment. This well-researched document guides WDTU’s conservation and restoration efforts in the Clear Creek watershed. For more information, contact WDTU’s Conservation Director, Keith Greenwell.

CSU Graduate Fellowship

WDTU sponsors an annual graduate student fellowship in the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU) in Fort Collins. WDTU provides an annual $4,000 fellowship to a student working toward a Master of Science degree. The student is chosen by a faculty committee. A requirement of the Read More …

Windy Peak Outdoor Lab School

West Denver TU has a long-standing relationship with the Windy Peak Outdoor Lab (part of Jefferson County Public Schools), dating back almost 20 years. We helped construct the pond and docks on the site. We present programs for sixth graders where we teach stream ecology, aquatic entomology, conservation, and fly Read More …