January 15, 2020 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Robert Ward

Photo: Robert Ward leads a Peadling the Poudre bike tour, sharing his extensive water knowledge with guests. In 2005, Robert Ward completed 14 years as Director of the Colorado Water…

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January 9, 2020 in News

Field Trip Scholarships Still Available for K-12 Classes to Visit CALA

The Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA) and the nonprofit managing entity—the Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA)—received a $9,000 Open Outdoors for Kids grant for the 2019-2020 school year…

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December 18, 2019 in News

2019 Year-In-Review

Thank you for a wonderful year! The Poudre Heritage Alliance was able to reach thousands of people within the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, promoting heritage and culture,…

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December 9, 2019 in News

Support the Poudre Heritage Alliance on CO Gives Day – Dec. 10, 2019!

The Poudre Heritage Alliance invites you to support our efforts to build a deeper understanding of the Poudre River’s national significance, including its role in influencing water development, water law, and…

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November 12, 2019 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Judy Firestien

Much of our work would not be possible without volunteer power! This month we are honoring Judy Firestien, one of our Heritage Culturalist Volunteers, who currently volunteers her time at…

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November 1, 2019 in News

Celebrating Native American Heritage in the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area

During the month of November, we join the nation in celebrating Native American Heritage Month, recognizing the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the…

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October 10, 2019 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Tom Trout

Much of our work would not be possible without volunteer power! This month we are honoring Tom Trout, one of our Heritage Culturalist Volunteers, who brings a passion for water…

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October 1, 2019 in News

Pedaling the Poudre Bike Tours Help Educate Citizens, Youth, and Professionals About Past and Present Water Issues Along the Cache la Poudre River

A Peadling the Poudre participant enjoys the views of the Poudre River from the bridge at Lions Open Space.   FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), managing…

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September 9, 2019 in News

Poudre Heritage Alliance Honors Senator Wayne Allard and Dr. Richard Bond at 2nd Annual Emeritus Dinner

Senator Cory Gardner, Emeritus honorees Senator Wayne Allard and Dr. Richard Bond, and 2018 PHA Emeritus Richard C. Maxfield (Photo credit: Sara Capen)   The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), managing…

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September 5, 2019 in News

Poudre Heritage Alliance Receives “Friends of Preservation” Award

The Ross Proving-Up House at it’s new location at The Farm at Lee Martinez Park in Fort Collins.   The Poudre Heritage Alliance was honored on Tuesday evening with a…

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September 3, 2019 in News

Learning in Our Watershed Field Trip Grant Application Now Open!

The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA) is now accepting applications for its 2019-2020 field trip grant program, Learning in Our Watershed! With funding partners like the National Park Foundation, PHA is…

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August 30, 2019 in News

4 Fun Labor Day Activities in the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area

The Cache la Poudre River is a fly fishing haven in the heart of Northern Colorado.   Happy Labor Day weekend! This is a great time of year to get…

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August 19, 2019 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Kenton Daubert

Our work would not be possible without the volunteers that donate their valuable time, talents and energy to making our programs successful. Thank you to each and every person that…

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August 13, 2019 in News, Videos Files

Video: In Their Own Words – Northern Arapaho Leaders

“Water is sacred and we respect that. Without water there is no life.” – Crawford White, Arapaho Elder   Water makes life possible and with all of the pressures on…

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July 25, 2019 in News

Press Release: Buckingham Neighborhood Outreach Project Will Help to Preserve the History and Heritage of Historical Fort Collins Neighborhood

NEWS RELEASE July 25, 2019 For immediate release; for more information, contact:   Megan Maiolo-Heath, Communications Coordinator Poudre Heritage Alliance Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area 970.295.4851 communications@poudreheritage.org    …

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July 11, 2019 in News

Guest Blog: Nothing comes from nothing

My name’s Andy Auer, and I’m the new volunteer coordinator for the Poudre Heritage Alliance. I’m 24, and my pronouns are they/them/theirs. I’m going to be helping Jordan out at…

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July 2, 2019 in News

Guest Blog: Life is a journey that leads us to parts unknown

by Vanessa Villegas Selwyn, PhD I grew up in a southwest border town less than an hour drive from Juarez, Mexico.  Las Cruces, New Mexico, is an area is rich…

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June 19, 2019 in News

Learning in Our Watershed Program Reaches & Inspires Thousands of Students in 2019

Many questions arise as to what happens when a generation grows up disconnected from its historical, natural and cultural heritage – such as, who will be the future stewards of…

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May 30, 2019 in News

Play It Safe on the Poudre this Summer!

As the Colorado snowpack starts to melt and rivers and streams across the state begin to rise, its important to remember to Play It Safe on the Poudre! The Cache…

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May 16, 2019 in News

In Memory of William “Bill” Fischer

The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA) staff, Board of Directors, and the Northern Colorado water community as a whole is mourning the loss of William “Bill” Fischer, who passed on May…

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