Ben Bailey, an avid birdwatcher and resident of Pagosa Springs, helped establish the San Juan Riverwalk as a birding hotspot. He sends in daily reports to an online citizen reporting site where people from all over the world can see these reports and choose to visit our area as a hotspot. Bailey also helped start the local Audubon Chapter which is very active in collecting data, protecting habitat and providing education.
Deadline for scholarships for any LPEA-area resident is March 1. Learn how you or your student can apply. Also learn about rebates for electric bikes, LED bulbs, energy audits and more, and finally, do you want to run for the LPEA board? Brought to you by La Plata Electric Association (LPEA).
LPEA recently published its clean energy plan including how to provide it safely, reliably to residents and businesses. Find out where you can download a copy among other tidbits of information like scholarships for residents and safety tips when using a space heater.