...Conditions were ideal for waterfowl this year during the survey, which took place in May during a cold, wet and fairly late spring statewide. The DNR uses the waterfowl survey to estimate the number of breeding ducks or breeding geese
SALIDA, Colo. – Colorado Parks and Wildlife river rangers at the Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area (AHRA) responded Friday to a report of a man seen floating face down in the Arkansas River near Bear Creek Rapid below Salida.
The AHRA rangers rescued the man and began life-saving measures as emergency medical personnel arrived, taking over care of the patient.
However, the patient never recovered and eventually was pronounced dead at the scene. Although the incident scene...