News

News

Jan 12th, 2018

In the face of unprecendented population growth locally, the Generation 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. 

Nov 7th, 2017
The Land Trust Alliance in Washington D.C. has invited Palmer Land Trust’s Executive Director Rebecca Jewett to join their Land Trust Leadership Council.
Mar 6th, 2017

We have recently released our 2017 Spring Newsletter. Check out the lastest Palmer news and big wins of 2016 here:

2017 Spring Newsletter

Jan 11th, 2016

See all the highlights from the 2015 fiscal year, including a look at Pueblo County's BX Ranch and Wilson Creek Ranch along Shelf Road.

Dec 16th, 2015

Palmer Land Trust is proud to announce it has received $300,000 from Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) to preserve 1,135 acres of Wilson Creek Ranch.

Aug 13th, 2015

Palmer Land Trust is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. A public comment period is now open.

Jan 29th, 2015

The community-treasured open space, Ute Valley Park, expands by a total of 203 acres after an additional 110 conserved acres is added.