The Town of Crawford will take public comment on its draft comments on the Bureau of Land Management's draft Resource Management Plan at the Oct. 19 meeting.
According to town clerk Cally Gallegos, trustees voted at the Oct. 5 meeting to draft a letter urging protection of the town's interests including water, sewer, recreation, schools and citizens. The draft will be finalized and will be considered for approval at the Oct. 19 work session.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.