- At least 7 deaths are attributed to the fires. Including 3 ranch hands that succumbed to smoke and fire when trying to rescue their cattle on horseback.
- Over 1 million acres lost across the four states including 30,000 acres in Colorado.
- Thousands of Cattle are dead and those that survived are facing a major grazing crisis.
- With the burned grazing land and the Spring growing season not yet begun, there is a vital need for hay to feed the remaining cattle.
Below is a link that can take you to valid sites that will allow you to help the ranchers impacted by the recent wildfires.
To help our local Colorado ranchers please use the following link.
A word of caution, make sure that you are donating to valid charities and foundations.