From the Ouray County Herald, Ouray County Plaindealer and the Ridgway Sun

50 YEARS AGO June 18,1970 - The 54-member Colorado Environmental Commission will begin work on a two-year study aimed at preserving the environment of Colorado and the quality of life in the state. The commission, scheduled to begin deliberations at the state capitol, was created by the Legislature in the last session. Max Peters, dean of the University of Colorado Engineering College, will chair…

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