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Natural Areas Special Use Permit Request

Welcome to the Natural Areas Special Use Permit Application. If you would like to conduct an activity not allowed (per regulations) in one or more of our Natural Areas please fill out the online application below. Please refer to the Natural Areas Permit Conditions table (PDF 56 KB) for activities that require this permit.

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Activity category(s). Please check all that apply:
 

Large group size (>15 individuals)

 

Research

 

Collect or deposit material from a natural area

 

Off-trail use at an on-trail site

 

Requires access beyond a locked gate or closed area

 

School field trip

 

Other

 
Research permits: you are required to indicate access points (maps), trail usage, specific areas of research and description of your research. You must obtain a research vest from Natural Areas Department administrative office. Please call Michelle Vattano 970.416.2815 to make arrangements. A $50.00 refundable deposit is required at the time permit is approved and will be refunded upon return of the vest.



Natural Area(s) in which activity will occur (check all that apply):
 

Arapaho Bend

 

Bobcat Ridge

 

Butterfly Woods

 

Cathy Fromme Prairie

 

Cattail Chorus

 

Colina Mariposa

 

Cottonwood Hollow

 

Coyote Ridge

 

Eagle View

 

Fischer

 

Flores del Sol

 

Fossil Creek Reservoir

 

Fossil Creek Wetlands

 

Gateway

 

Goose Hollow

 

Gustav Swanson

 

Hazaleus

 

Homestead

 

Kingfisher Point

 

Magpie Meander

 

Mallard's Nest

 

Maxwell

 

McMurry

 

North Shields Ponds

 

Pelican Marsh

 

Pineridge

 

Prairie Dog Meadow

 

Prospect Ponds

 

Red Fox Meadows

 

Redtail Grove

 

Redwing Marsh

 

Reservoir Ridge

 

River's Edge

 

Riverbend Ponds

 

Ross

 

Running Deer

 

Salyer

 

Shields St. River Access

 

Soapstone Prairie

 

Soaring Vista

 

Springer

 

Tanglewood

 

The Coterie

 

Topminnow

 

Two Creeks

 

Udall

 

Williams

 
Terms

I accept terms

 
 

For questions please contact:

Michelle Vattano, Administrative Clerk II
Natural Areas Department - City of Fort Collins
1745 Hoffman Mill Road
PO Box 580
Fort Collins, CO 80522-0580

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Fax (970) 416-2211