Special Event Permit Detail

Application Information

ID: 2315   Event: The effect of bison and cattle grazing on shortgrass prairie plant communities
Status:
Application Date: 10/19/2017    Event Date: 03/01/2018   Thru: 11/30/2022
Organization: Colorado State University   Phone:
Address:
Contact 1 Name: Melinda Smith
Address: 1878 Camus Delivery
Fort Collins CO 80523
Email: Send email
Contact 2 Name: Liba Pejchar
Address: 1474 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins CO 80523
Email: Send email


Event Information

Permit Type(s): Parks and Open Spaces
Type of Event: Research
Location:
Red Mountain Open Space

Description:
This 5-year study will provide a long-term assessment of how shortgrass prairie vegetation responds to excluding large grazers (bison and cattle). The main objectives of this study include the following: 1) To advance understanding of the effects of bison and cattle grazing on vegetation composition and structure in shortgrass prairie; and 2) To help inform management of bison and cattle grazing in a shortgrass prairie system by providing data on forage availability and quality. Please refer to the attached proposal for more information on the research plan and more detailed timeline.



Estimated Participants: 4   Estimated Spectators: 0

Hours:
   Thu. 03/01/2018: 9 AM - 1 PM
   Fri. 03/02/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
   Sat. 03/03/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
   Sun. 03/04/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
   Mon. 03/05/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
   Tue. 03/06/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
   Wed. 03/07/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM

Attachments:

Additional Information Submitted by Applicant

1. Date Submitted: 11/02/2017
I have updated the application to include a certificate of liability insurance from Colorado State University naming Larimer County as the certificate holder.

Reviewing Agency Comments/Status

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Parks & Open Lands

Status: Approved

Comments: 10-23-17 Application received and forwarded to area managers for review. You will be contacted if more information is needed.

1/10/18 fee worksheet sent. No fee but please sign, scan and return email before your event is approved by our department

1/11/18 Signed fee worksheet received. Thank you!

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Risk Management

Status: Approved

Comments:

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Final Disposition

Status: APPROVED

Good morning,

Your application was approved for the only the dates and hours submitted:
Thu. 03/01/2018: 9 AM - 1 PM
Fri. 03/02/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
Sat. 03/03/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
Sun. 03/04/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
Mon. 03/05/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
Tue. 03/06/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM
Wed. 03/07/2018: 8 AM - 3 PM

Please print your permit and have it available at all times.
Thank you,
Katie