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Species Conservation Trust Fund Projects

Concerning measures to conserve native species in Colorado, and, in connection therewith, making appropriations from the species conservation trust fund for purposes recommended by the department of natural resources.
2017 Regular Session
Natural Resources & Environment
Bill Summary

The bill appropriates $1.5 million from the species conservation trust fund for programs submitted by the executive director of the department of natural resources that are designed to conserve native species that state or federal law list as threatened or endangered or that are candidate species or are likely to become candidate species as determined by the United States fish and wildlife service as follows:

  • Native terrestrial wildlife conservation, $375,000;
  • Native aquatic wildlife conservation, $375,000;
  • Platte river recovery implementation program, $600,000; and
  • Nonnative fish control, $150,000.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    06/02/2017 Signed Act PDF
    05/18/2017 Final Act PDF
    05/01/2017 Rerevised PDF
    04/28/2017 Revised PDF
    04/12/2017 Reengrossed PDF
    04/11/2017 Engrossed PDF
    02/28/2017 Introduced PDF

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