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Climate Ranger project: We did it — thanks, everyone!

Check our stretch goals

By Bob Berwyn

Thanks to the Beacon team, smart readers and generous souls, we’ve reached our $5,000 funding goal and we’re starting to plan the first leg of the… 396 more words


Morning photo: High Rockies

The alpine zone

FRISCO — Had a chance to visit Mt. Evans with my family over the weekend! We got a good look at some classic Colorado wildlife, enjoyed the tundra in full bloom and just narrowly escaped a wicked hailstorm, although we did see the aftermath, with quarter-size hail whitening the ground. 188 more words


Morning photo: Sunday set

Stomping grounds

FRISCO — Yes, it’s fun to visit foreign locales, sample exotic food and take photos of new and different subjects. But you don’t always have to venture far to get a good shot. 159 more words

Summit County Colorado

Environment: Ongoing cleanup tackles toxic Peru Creek

July 30 site visit gives public a chance to see progress in $3 million remediation project at abandoned mine in Summit County

Donate to the Rocky Mountain Climate Ranger project… 706 more words


Morning photo: Got sky?

Twilight scenes

FRISCO — A grab-and-go set, with a few images from recent dusk scenes around Summit County. With monsoonal moisture helping to fuel cloud build-up each day, we’ve enjoyed some amazing evening light in the high country. 132 more words


Morning photo: Purple mountains, really!

A quick Summit set …

.FRISCO — I really do dig the way iPhone sensors pick up colors in the sky, and especially in the clouds — just check out the last picture in this set! 185 more words


Crowdfunding: Nearly 70 percent there!

The Rocky Mountain Climate Ranger Project needs your support

By Summit Voice

FRISCO — With NOAA reporting yet another record high global temperature for June, and afternoon temperatures soaring into the 80s here in Frisco, there’s every reason to believe that we’re heading for uncharted climate territory in the Rocky Mountains. 441 more words