Colorado Native Plant Society
a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the knowledge,
appreciation and conservation of native plants and
habitats of Colorado through education,
stewardship and advocacy

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Request for CoNPS Research Grant Proposals: The John W. Marr and Myrna P. Steinkamp Funds
The Board of Directors is now soliciting proposals for a February 15, 2017, deadline. Information on guidelines and requirements for proposals may be obtained on our web site at If additional information is needed, contact Board member Stephen Stern at

offered by Prairie Biotic Research, Inc. Deadline Dec. 20, 2016

The Lois Webster Fund Supporting Colorado non-game wildlife research and education 2017 FUNDING GUIDELINES AND REQUIREMENTS Overview: The Lois Webster Fund (LWF) of the Audubon Society of Greater Denver (ASGD) was established in 1995 specifically to support Colorado non-game wildlife research and education projects that lead to the conservation of these species. Deadline January 31, 2017

Job Opportunities

Executive Director
Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO)

Seed Conservation Research Assistant
Denver Botanic Gardens

Watershed Coordinator
Little Thompson Watershed Coalition
Lyons, Colorado

Environmental Project Manager/Wetland Specialist
CDOT - Greeley
Deadline:  January 23, 2017

Natural Areas Community Educator
City of Fort Collins
Deadline:  January 25, 2017

Natural Areas Education Assistant
City of Fort Collins
Deadline:  January 25, 2017

Park Ranger Seasonal
Jefferson County Open Space
Deadline:  January 26, 2017

Open Space & Trails Coordinator
Steamboat Springs parks & Community Services
Deadline:  January 27, 2017

Early Childhood Health Outdoors (ECHO) Program Director
National Wildlife Federation - Denver
Deadline:  February 7, 2017

Seasonal Project Manager
Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) - Denver
Deadline:  February 10, 2017

City of Boulder
Deadline:  February 10, 2017

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To view the Native Plant Garden Guide: Front Range & Foothills

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What is the definition of a Native Plant?
Native plant - a plant species "that occurs naturally in a particular region, state, ecosystem, and habitat without
direct or indirect human actions" (Federal Native Plant Conservation Committee, 1994).
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Colorado Native Plant List from SEINet

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NEW - Scholarship fund. This fund supports registration fee for annual conference, workshops, or field seminars for income restricted members & non-members. The person must submit an application which will be evaluated by the Scholarship committee. Click here to apply for a Scholarship.  Click here to Donate to the Scholarship Fund.
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