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Volunteer Event

8 am - 10 am | River Park at Las Colonias - Grand Junction, CO
Join RiversEdge West at the River Park at Las Colonias on April 22nd from 8 am - 10 am for a socially distanced volunteer event to pull weeds, remove tamarisk, and pick up trash!
Loppers, hand saws, and work gloves will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own tools as well (no chainsaws). All ages are welcome.
This event is limited to the first 15 participants. Registration is required.

2022 Conference

Join us for our 20th Annual Riparian Restoration Conference in Grand Junction, CO - February 23-25, 2022!

Copper Club Fundraiser: Willow Wheat

Join RiversEdge West at the Copper Club on July 30th for the second beer of their collaborative RiversEdge Series - the Willow Wheat!
Purchase your pint glass and try the Willow Wheat - All proceeds from the pint glasses will be donated to RiversEdge West's mission to restore rivers.
Fundraiser Special: Get $3 pint fills of the willow wheat w/ every pint glass purchased or take it to go w/ $2 off growler fills for every pint glass purchased.

Colorado Gives Day


The Three C’s of Urban Riparian Restoration: Coordination, Communication, and Challenge

To join the meeting at 11 am on November 10th, follow this link:

RiversEdge Gives Day

Join us for a virtual fundraiser featuring the Rex Race and a prize giveaway
12 pm MST | Online

RiversEdge Series: Cottonwood Kolsch

November 6, 2020 | Copper Club Brewing Company | Fruita, CO
We are thrilled to announce a partnership with our friends at Copper Club Brewing Company to create the RiversEdge Series; small-batch beers for river restoration.

Volunteer Event at the Audubon Preserve

Join RiversEdge West and the Grand Valley Audubon Society for a volunteer event on October 22nd from 8 am - 10 am! Volunteers will be hand-pulling invasive tamarisk seedlings before they blanket the Audubon's wetland and decrease plant diversity in the area. After the tamarisk is removed, we'll collect native seeds and redistribute them over the newly cleared area to encourage the growth of native vegetation that is critical to healthy bird and wildlife habitat.  

Volunteer Event at River Park

September 24, 2020 | 8 AM - 10 AM | River Park at Las Colonias, Grand Junction, CO
Join RiversEdge West at the River Park at Las Colonias on September 24th from 8 am - 10 am for a small, physically-distanced volunteer event removing tamarisk and other weeds! This event is limited to the first 10 participants.

Volunteer Event: Building Bird Boxes

Help RiversEdge West and the Bureau of Reclamation build bird boxes at the Grand Junction Wildlife Area from 8-11 am on September 17th. View map here.
The bird boxes will provide a safe place for birds to build their nests that is protected from the elements and predators.


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