News

News

Aug 27th, 2018

UPDATE August 28, 2018: City Council unanimously approved this expansion. Read more here

Aug 9th, 2018

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – With more than 40 years dedicated to conservation, hundreds of thousands of acres protected through her work, and more than $1 billion provided toward conservation through statewide programs she helped initiate, Sydney Shafroth Macy exemplifies a lifetime of conservation.

May 25th, 2018

This Press Release is from Keep It Colorado

Gov. John Hickenlooper signs Lottery Division extension into law

May 25th, 2018

In partnership with the Land Trust Alliance, land trust leaders from across the nation were in Washington D.C. last month, including Palmer’s Executive Director, Rebecca Jewett.

Apr 30th, 2018

Parks and wildlife are vital parts of our Colorado economy and quality of life. According to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife department, there is a $6.1 billion economic contribution across our state from wildlife viewing, state park visitors, anglers and hunters.

Apr 11th, 2018

Candice merges her love for the open spaces of southern Colorado with her professional experience as a legal editor in the position of Director of Land Stewardship.

Feb 5th, 2018

Colorado Springs, CO – Nominations are now open for the ninth annual Southern Colorado Conservation Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that are dedicated to stewardship, education, and innovation in conservation impacting southern Colorado.

Development Director Erica Oakley-Courage.jpg
Jan 17th, 2018

Palmer's own Erica Oakley-Courage will be speaking at this year's Nonprofit Day Conference hosted by the Center for Nonprofit Excellence.

Jan 12th, 2018

In the face of unprecendented population growth locally, the Conservation Leadership project will be providing an opportunity for Millennials and Gen-Xers to become the influencers that will protect and grow local access to the outdoors, and engage in land conservation challenges regionally. 

Dec 11th, 2017

Forty years ago the Colorado Springs metropolitan population was less than 300,000. Today, we’re quickly approaching 700,000. It’s the second-largest city in Colorado and located in the most populated county.

Dec 7th, 2017

Photo Credit: Michael Menefee

Dec 7th, 2017

We are very excited to introduce you to our newest team member, Leah Valentine! 

Leah comes to Palmer with many years of experience in office management, a focus on process improvement and efficiency, and a deep passion for Colorado land. 

Pages