Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust

A nonprofit organization

$15,823 raised by 62 donors

By donating today you are a critical part of conserving our land, water, and way of life in the San Luis Valley. 

The headwaters of the Rio Grande is one of Colorado's hidden wonders and a place we love. It won't stay that way unless we act now to protect its wildlife, rivers, ranches, and farms.



Giving Activity

Mission

Conserving our land, water, and way of life in Colorado's San Luis Valley.

Background Statement

Founded in 1999 to help secure water for the future, the Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust (RiGHT) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and is the only local land trust that serves the entire San Luis Valley. RiGHT is committed to working with private landowners, public agencies, and other conservation organizations to preserve the natural beauty and ecological values of the area and to promote the sustainable agricultural lifestyle that still exists today in Colorado's San Luis Valley. Our goals are to protect and support working ranches and farms, water resources, wildlife habitat, scenic landscapes, and inspire a culture of conservation in the San Luis Valley.

Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust

other names

RiGHT

Year Established

1999

Tax id (EIN)

84-1495770

Category

Environment

Organization Size

Large Organization

Address

840 Grand Ave. P.O. Box 444
Del Norte, CO 81132

Other

PO Box 444
Del Norte, CO 81132

Service areas

Rio Grande County, CO, US

Phone

719 657 0800

Other

719-657-0800

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