Author: Bergen Tjossem

Show your support for 1A by writing an LTE

Voting Yes on Issue 1A this election day will continue the Eagle County Open Space program for years to come, ensuring that we work as a community to: Protect Eagle County’s diverse wildlife Preserve...

Current Underwriters

Buffehr Creek: Guardian Level Underwriters: Tina Nielsen and Andrew Littman Casteel Creek: Steward Level Underwriters: Margie and Tom Gart; Debbie Heuga and Pat Horvath Cordillera Ridgeline: Steward Level Underwriters: Allison and Frank Navarro Creamery...

Kelly Bronfman

After nine years, Kelly has returned to the Board of EVLT, where she looks forward to furthering her interest in the conservation of our beautiful region. Having grown up with grandparents who were conservationists,...

Announcing 1% For Land & Rivers

Announcing the launch of 1% For Land & Rivers, a collaboration between the Eagle Valley Land Trust and Eagle River Watershed Council. Protecting healthy rivers and open spaces in our community is simply good...

2017 Supporters

Sustaining Council ($10,000+) George Family Foundation Jody and David Smith Brooke and Hap Stein Tara and Bob Levine Pam and Ben Peternell Kathy and Jim Cargill Anonymous Anonymous Guardian of our Land ($5,000-$9,999) David...

Bergen Tjossem, Communications and Fundraising Coordinator

Bergen is a West Vail native and is incredibly happy to be back in the Valley. After leaving the area in 2010, he studied Environmental Science, Ecology, and Biodiversity at the University of Denver,...

Landowner Conservation Workshop SUCCESS

  EVLT, in Collaboration with the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust, hosted an outstanding landowner and manager conservation workshop in Gypsum, Colorado on January 20th. Turnout exceeded expectations – over 25 landowners and managers...

Community Land Connection Series Hike – July 7, 9:00-11:00

Habitat for Who? – Balancing Wildlife, Recreation and Agriculture Eagle County is full of diverse wildlife, rich agricultural history, and amazing recreational opportunities. Join us to learn about Eagle County’s newest Open Space, which...