Tag Archives: Colorado Springs

Waldo Canyon Post Fire Reclamation

Habitat Management continues post fire restoration efforts at Waldo Canyon.  The Waldo Canyon fire erupted in June of 2012, over 347 homes were destroyed and 18,247 acres were burned. It is the most costly wildfire in Colorado state history.  On September 13, 2014 the Habitat Management crew was excited to have a special visit from Governor John Hickenlooper during one if the Volunteers for Outdoor […]

Waldo Canyon Restoration

On June 23 of last year, “the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history” hit Pike National Forest in El Paso County burning 18,247 acres, destroying 347 homes, and killing two people in its blazing path of destruction. Investigators, unsure whether the fire was intentional or accidental, believe it was human-caused, although no arrests have been […]