Colorado Parks and Wildlife http://www.kunc.org en Mule Deer, Energy Development Overlap Focus Of Western Slope Study http://www.kunc.org/post/mule-deer-energy-development-overlap-focus-western-slope-study <p>For wildlife biologists, there’s nothing like winter for getting out and counting big game from the air. For Parks and Wildlife Researcher Chuck Anderson it’s also the time of the year to check on the intersection of mule deer and natural gas exploration on the Western Slope.</p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:14:50 +0000 Grace Hood 52762 at http://www.kunc.org Mule Deer, Energy Development Overlap Focus Of Western Slope Study Boycott, Floods, and Shutdown Fail To Dissuade Colorado Hunters http://www.kunc.org/post/boycott-floods-and-shutdown-fail-dissuade-colorado-hunters <p>Despite a number of factors that could have derailed this year’s hunting season – including a <a href="http://kunc.org/post/hunters-target-colorado-boycott-over-gun-control">boycott</a> threatened over new gun restrictions – it appears Colorado is still popular with hunters. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:17:23 +0000 Erin OToole 52300 at http://www.kunc.org Boycott, Floods, and Shutdown Fail To Dissuade Colorado Hunters Archery Ads Proliferate After Hunger Games 2 Opening http://www.kunc.org/post/archery-ads-proliferate-after-hunger-games-2-opening <p>Were you among the Colorado crowds that helped <em>The Hunger Games: Catching Fire</em> haul in a record $161.1 million in its opening weekend? If you weren’t late to the theater then maybe you also caught the ad imploring you to “Get in the game — explore your passion for archery.”</p><p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 17:49:03 +0000 Grace Hood & Jim Hill 52295 at http://www.kunc.org Archery Ads Proliferate After Hunger Games 2 Opening Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado http://www.kunc.org/post/moose-population-healthier-ever-colorado <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kajx/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201308/moose_up_close.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Unlike other Western states, Colorado’s moose population is growing. It’s healthier than ever with an estimated 2300 moose across the state. While other states are grappling with why their herds are shrinking, Colorado is studying the population’s fast growth. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span><p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:45:04 +0000 Marci Krivonen 48864 at http://www.kunc.org Moose Population Healthier Than Ever in Colorado Gun Control Measures Haven’t Dissuaded Hunters http://www.kunc.org/post/gun-control-measures-haven-t-dissuaded-hunters <p></p><p>Leftover hunting licenses go on sale Tuesday at Colorado Parks and Wildlife offices and retailers statewide. These limited licenses did not sell during the annual drawing process that happened in the spring.<br> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:31:16 +0000 Jackie Fortier 48007 at http://www.kunc.org Gun Control Measures Haven’t Dissuaded Hunters