Natural Resources & Environment Section

The Natural Resources and Environment Section works on behalf of Coloradoans to protect and improve the quality of our state’s natural environment and to ensure intelligent use and development of our natural resources. The section provides legal counsel and representation to the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, and any other state agency or official with a natural resource or environmental issue. The section also advocates on behalf of the State Natural Resources Trustees to recover damages for injuries to natural resources and to restore those resources.

The Natural Resources Section is made up of nine units: