Pike National Forest http://krcc.org en Upper Monument Creek Mitigation Informational Meetings http://krcc.org/post/upper-monument-creek-mitigation-informational-meetings <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Area residents looking for more information on a planned wildfire mitigation project in the Upper Monument Creek area are invited to public meetings.&nbsp;</span>KRCC’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Tucker </span>Hampson<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p><p></p><p>The proposed mitigation project on the Pike and San Isabel National Forests looks to treat about 25,000 acres of land in El Paso, Douglas, and Teller counties.</p> Tue, 27 May 2014 22:45:09 +0000 Tucker Hampson 19678 at http://krcc.org Upper Monument Creek Mitigation Informational Meetings Christmas Tree Hunting in Pike National Forest: An Audio Postcard http://krcc.org/post/christmas-tree-hunting-pike-national-forest-audio-postcard <p>It’s an annual tradition in the Rocky Mountain Region for folks to search for holiday trees in the National Forests.&nbsp; Permitting has largely closed for the season, but KRCC’s Maggie Spencer recently set out into the Pikes Peak Ranger District with fire prevention officer Dawn Sanchez and found the Gurzi’s of Colorado Springs on the hunt for their tree. She brought back this audio postcard.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 15:35:00 +0000 Maggie Spencer 12910 at http://krcc.org Christmas Tree Hunting in Pike National Forest: An Audio Postcard