July 1, 2020 in News

Learning in Our Watershed Solo Field Trips – Call for Educators!

To Our Local Educators: Even if classrooms or buses are closed this school year due to the pandemic, the Poudre Heritage Alliance still wants local students to have the opportunity…

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June 29, 2020 in News

New Heritage Trail Connects Sites Throughout the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, Starting with Poudre River Whitewater Park

(Pictured: Bikers on the Poudre River Trail ride past the new Heritage Trail Gateway located at the Poudre River Whitewater Park in Fort Collins, Colorado.) The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA),…

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June 8, 2020 in News

Intern Spotlight: Leslie Moore

We are excited to welcome Leslie Moore to our staff as a program intern! Leslie comes to us through the Stewards Program run by Conservation Legacy,  which “provides individuals with…

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June 2, 2020 in News, Videos Files

Interview: “Lifting Voice from the Shadows” Oral History Project

The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), nonprofit managing entity of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA), is collaborating with the Northern Arapaho tribe, Colorado State University’s Native American…

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May 21, 2020 in News

Guest Blog: PHA Grant Helps Give UNC Students Practical Skills & Experience in Water Quality Monitoring

by Alexi Richmond, UNC Undergraduate in Earth Sciences (Class of 2020) The opportunity to do field work in an undergrad degree is varied and not many students get to assist…

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May 13, 2020 in News

Play It Safe on the Poudre River!

As the Colorado snowpack starts to melt and rivers and streams across the state begin to rise, its important to remember to Play It Safe on the Poudre! The Cache la…

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April 20, 2020 in News

Colorado Heritage Areas Launch Virtual Heritage Journey

During this unprecedented time in our Nation’s history, when over 250 million Americans, including the entire state of Colorado, are under stay-at-home and social distancing orders due to the COVID-19…

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April 15, 2020 in News

PHA Awarded Grants for Strategic Interpretive Planning & Oral History

Photo credit: City of Fort Collins The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), nonprofit managing entity of the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA), has received two large grants to…

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April 9, 2020 in News

Support Poudre Pour Partners in the time of COVID-19

With much sadness, we had to postpone our annual fundraiser, the Poudre Pour (scheduled for March 28, 2020), due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has now swept the globe. While disappointing, the…

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March 16, 2020 in News

Poudre Pour Postponed

FORT COLLINS, CO – Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Poudre Pour, scheduled for March 28, 2020, has been postponed. The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA) is actively working with…

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February 19, 2020 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Deborah Shulman

Q: Tell us about your path to water activism A: I began participating in water activism in 2015 by joining the League of Women Voters water and environmental group and…

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February 14, 2020 in News

Poudre Heritage Alliance Hosting 3rd Annual Poudre Pour: An Educational Celebration of the Poudre River

The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), in partnership with the Town of Windsor and 16 local brewers and distillers, is hosting the 3rd Annual Poudre Pour – an educational celebration of the Cache la…

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January 15, 2020 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Robert Ward

Photo: Robert Ward leads a Peadling the Poudre bike tour, sharing his extensive water knowledge with guests. In 2005, Robert Ward completed 14 years as Director of the Colorado Water…

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January 9, 2020 in News

Field Trip Scholarships Still Available for K-12 Classes to Visit CALA

The Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA) and the nonprofit managing entity—the Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA)—received a $9,000 Open Outdoors for Kids grant for the 2019-2020 school year…

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December 18, 2019 in News

2019 Year-In-Review

Thank you for a wonderful year! The Poudre Heritage Alliance was able to reach thousands of people within the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, promoting heritage and culture,…

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December 9, 2019 in News

Support the Poudre Heritage Alliance on CO Gives Day – Dec. 10, 2019!

The Poudre Heritage Alliance invites you to support our efforts to build a deeper understanding of the Poudre River’s national significance, including its role in influencing water development, water law, and…

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November 12, 2019 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Judy Firestien

Much of our work would not be possible without volunteer power! This month we are honoring Judy Firestien, one of our Heritage Culturalist Volunteers, who currently volunteers her time at…

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November 1, 2019 in News

Celebrating Native American Heritage in the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area

During the month of November, we join the nation in celebrating Native American Heritage Month, recognizing the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the…

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October 10, 2019 in News

Volunteer of the Month: Tom Trout

Much of our work would not be possible without volunteer power! This month we are honoring Tom Trout, one of our Heritage Culturalist Volunteers, who brings a passion for water…

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October 1, 2019 in News

Pedaling the Poudre Bike Tours Help Educate Citizens, Youth, and Professionals About Past and Present Water Issues Along the Cache la Poudre River

A Peadling the Poudre participant enjoys the views of the Poudre River from the bridge at Lions Open Space.   FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Poudre Heritage Alliance (PHA), managing…

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