McCoy Conservation Easement

McCoy Conservation Easement

 

107 acres donated December 23, 2003.
Water rights encumbered.
Conservation Values Protected:

  • Agricultural Open Space: This property has always been used for agricultural purposes, but the emphasis has changed from hay production to pasture.
  • Scenic Open Space: The primary scenic features of the property are the unobstructed views of ranchland in the Skunk Creek drainage and the Byers Peak-Bottle Pass mountain background, views for the public from County Roads 5 and 519. Another conservation easement held by Colorado Headwaters Land Trust is adjacent to this easement, totaling 137 protected acres for the combined conserved lands.