Author: Bergen Tjossem

Minturn Boneyard Open Space

  Guardian Level Underwriters: Robyn Landry and Gerhard Assenmacher   Five and a half years after Minturn Boneyard was purchased by the Town of Minturn with assistance from Eagle County Open Space, the property...

Support Conservation On Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives day is quickly approaching! Did you know that you can schedule a donation to the Eagle Valley Land Trust for the big day? EVLT’s conservation efforts are funded entirely by supporters like you. That means...

1A Passed: Eagle County Open Space Program Will Continue

On election day, the county voted to continue the Eagle County Open Space program until 2040, ensuring that we work as a community to continue protecting Eagle County’s diverse wildlife, preserve more of our...

Current Underwriters

  Buffehr Creek Guardian Level Underwriters: Tina Nielsen and Andrew Littman The Pitt Miller Family in Memory of Calook   Brush Creek Ranch and Open Space Sustaining Council Level Underwriter: Anonymous Steward Level Underwriter: Anni Davis Casteel...

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 Development Manager

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...