Founding GJ Broadband Leader Jan Birch rappels down a cliff face in Colorado National Monument, near Grand Junction in western Colorado.

Contact:

Broadband Leader – Sherry Schenk, sherryleeschenk@gmail.com, 970-596-8510

Range: NW Colorado, Northern Colorado and the Western Slope of Colorado

Interests/focus areas:  Travel management planning, public land grazing, wilderness proposals, public education, and awareness building.

Projects: monitoring, OHV and grazing monitoring, tabling at events, attending rallies and protests, monitoring for the Broad’s Healthy Lands Project, legislative work and meeting with local and State governmental officials, fund raising, dinners, potlucks and gatherings, wilderness proposal planning, collaborating on projects with the USFS, BLM, and other groups like Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, Colorado Environmental Coalition, Audubon Society and many others.

Three Grand Junction Broads were recognized in 2011 by the Colorado Environmental Coalition for their conservation efforts. Read the story on page 12 of the Summer 2011 issue of Broadsides.