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Guide the Next 20 Years of Natural Areas

What do you want for the future of your natural areas? For over 30 years, the Fort Collins and Larimer County community has prioritized natural areas conservation. Now, your voice will guide the future forward with a planning document called the Natural Areas Strategic Framework. Your perspectives will help the City embody community-driven conservation and stewardship.

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Nature in the City Awards $292,000 in 2024

Ten community-led implementation projects have been awarded Nature in the City grant funds to increase access to high-quality natural spaces for people and wildlife alike. These projects build community through shared interest in planning, planting, and the long-term maintenance of these special places. These projects are supported by a combination of Community Capital Improvement Program funds and Natural Areas Enhancement Funds.

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Host Your Next Event at Primrose Studio

Primrose Studio is a secluded lakefront event venue at Reservoir Ridge Natural Area. It is perfect for corporate meetings, yoga and art classes, special events and more.

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