Home of the Cache la Poudre River
National Heritage Area


New Program:

Study Outdoors, Learn Outdoors (SOLO) Field Trip Program


Featured Project: Lifting Voices from the Shadows Trailer is now LIVE!

Yufna Soldierwolf, director of the Northern Arapaho Tribal Historic Preservation Office (The Content Lab LLC, and Producers Video Corporation)

PROMOTE a variety of historical and cultural opportunities.
ENGAGE people in their river corridor.
INSPIRE learning, preservation, and stewardship.

👉 This week is Flood Awareness Week👍 This is an opportunity for us to take a moment to recognize our Stormwater team - they work consistently to keep our community safe from flooding.👏Thank you for all you do 24/7.💧Emergency response through the Flood Warning System💧Developing master plans for drainage basins 💧Developing floodplain maps to identify flood risk💧Managing floodplain regulations💧Working on drainage improvement projects 💧Working to protect & maintain the quality of streams, rivers & other water resources 👉 Fort Collins has a flood history: it’s not if, but when. Flooding occurs from snowmelt on the Poudre River and flash flooding from intense thunderstorms during monsoon season, which runs from mid-July to mid-August. However, it doesn’t take a large flood to cause problems. Afternoon or evening thunderstorms can cause issues in isolated areas. Basements, streets, sidewalks and trails may become unsafe. Urban flooding – know the risk.💻 Check out the many resources available online to help you learn more and protect yourself. www.fcgov.com/stormwater👏 Also, a special thank you to our committee members for helping us spread the word. City of Fort Collins Natural Areas City of Fort Collins - Government Fort Collins Board of REALTORS Poudre School District Colorado State University Earth Force Wildlands Restoration Volunteers Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area Poudre Fire Authority ... See MoreSee Less
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May 10, 2022

May is Historic Preservation Month!

Our Mission

The Poudre Heritage Alliance serves the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, providing current and future generations the opportunity to understand and celebrate the area by careful planning and facilitation of educational programs and related amenities in collaboration with residents, private sector and government entities.