Author: Bergen Tjossem

Minturn Boneyard Open Space

Guardian Level Underwriters: Robyn Landry and Gerhard Assenmacher   Click here for a full map of the property or scroll to the bottom for further details.   Five and a half years after Minturn...

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; Pitt Family in Memory of Calook The Pitt Miller Family in Memory of Calook   Brush Creek Ranch and Open Space Sustaining Council Level Underwriter: Anonymous...

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, Deputy Director

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...

Chris Fedrizzi

Chris grew up in Eagle the son of Gerald and Jan…original members of the “Concerned Citizens” who fought vehemently to stop the development of the Brush Creek Valley and Adams Mountain as a ski...

Horse Mountain

Steward Level Underwriters: Kathleen and Steve McConahey     Eagle Valley Land Trust, in partnership with the BLM and local landowners Peg and Chuck Rosenquist have conserved the prominent 201-acre Horse Mountain property which...