2021 Conservation in the West Poll released

Colorado College’s State of the Rockies – Conservation in the West Poll was released on February 4, 2021.

Very encouraging results!  They are in line with what CWF focuses upon in our work.

As to Energy on Public Lands – for Colorado, “70% would prefer their member of Congress emphasize conservation and recreation on public lands over maximizing the amount of land available for responsible energy development.”  “78% think that oil and gas development on national public lands should be stopped or strictly limited, as opposed to expanded.”

“94% agree that even with state budget problems, we should still find money to protect the state’s land, water and wildlife.”

Key Findings for Voter Attitudes in 8 Western States

Click here for  Colorado Summary results