Alternatives for Future Growth in the Tri-River Region

Increasing population pressures are threatening to strain current systems of growth and land protecton measures in Colorado's Tri-River Region. Delta, Mesa, Montrose and Ouray counties are home to some of our state's most valuable agricultural land and important conservation areas.

Using county and municipal data, analysts evaluated how land use policies might influence development patterns, and estimated their associated costs to local governments in Delta, Mesa, Montrose and Ouray counties in Colorado.

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Author: 
American Farmland Trust
Publisher: 
Ft. Collins, CO: American Farmland Trust
Page Numbers: 
4
Publication Date: 
January 1, 2000
Literature Category: 
Reports and Studies