Natural Resources

Critical link in wildlife migration corridor now protected land by Douglas County

  Plateau Ranch, the 206-acre final link for a critical wildlife migration and movement corridor between the Pike National Forest to the Highlands Ranch Backcountry wilderness area, has been acquired by Douglas County for $1,957,000. Open Space Sales and Use Tax dollars were used for the purchase of the land. The property, located in the… Read On

Colorful Colorado is as close as your Douglas County park, trail or open space.

  Looking for a place to experience fall’s vibrant colors close to home? Find the colorful adventure just right for you, your family, friends — including your furry companions – by using the County’s new online, mobile-friendly tool Douglas County Outdoors. Whether you’re looking for a playground, a dog park, picnic shelter, hiking, equestrian, or… Read On