Category: Field Studies Activities and Reports

2015 BioBlitz in the Wet Mountains

June 26, Fri. – June 28, Sun. 2015 Leader: Steve Olson, USFS Botanist If you would like to help with the bioblitz, contact Steve Olson at We are just getting started with plans for a bioblitz for this year.  The winner is the Huerfano County portion on the Wet Mountains.  CNHP will be working Read More …

July 2013 Boreas Pass Field Trip

The Boreas Pass Field Trip The Boreas Pass field trip was part of a Draba Workshop run by Steve Olson and Sheila Lamb.  The Boreas Pass field trip species list was compiled by Rea Norther, based on field observations  of plants seen on July 13, 2013.  Boreas Pass is in Summit County, Colorado.  

BioBlitz in East Lost Park, July 24, 2012

East Lost Park BioBlitz, July 24, 2012 East Lost Park, July 24, 2012 Under the direction of Steve Olson, botanist for the Araphah Roosevelt National Forest, CoNPS volunteers and other botanists conducted a BioBlitz in East Lost Park, South Park, Colorado. The resulting species list is stored in SEINET at: Species Checklists for the 2012 Read More …

Picket Wire Canyon Bioblitz June 2-3, 2011

Join a team of biologists to survey Picket Wire Canyon to document plants and animals. The canyon is along the Purgatoire River on the Comanche National Grassland, about 25 miles south of LaJunta in Las Animas County. Cretaceous to Permian rock outcrops, juniper woodlands, and shortgrass prairie abound. Several state-tracked ferns and flowering plants are Read More …

Narraguinnep Canyon 2001

The Narraguinnep Canyon species list was compiled on a Colorado Native Plant Society field trip on June 17, 2001. The trip leader and recorder was Leslie Stewart. The field trip was organized to explore Narraguinnep Canyon in Dolores County and contribute to plant species list for Forest Service RNA.