GRANTEES

This page highlights the work of organizations that the Agua Fund supports.

Mesa Land Trust

Mesa Land Trust  conserves agricultural lands, wildlife habitat, and scenic open lands in and around Mesa County, Colorado.  In the organization’s 30-year history, visionary landowners have conserved over 58,000 acres in western Colorado and eastern Utah.  A main focus for the Land Trust is Glade Park, a biologically significant high desert plateau where nearly 40,000 acres have been preserved.

+ www.mesalandtrust.org 

Western Colorado Congress (WCC)

WCC empowers people to protect and enhance their quality of life in Western Colorado.  Members work on local foods and agriculture, public lands management, and the impacts of developing oil and gas and uranium resources.

+ www.wccongress.org/wcc/