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Why a Viral Post of Denver Landlords Raising Rent Is Fueling the Fight for More Renters’ Rights

In July, a tweet showing Denver landlords discussing how much to hike rents on their tenants blew up on social media. For Denver City Councilwoman Candi CdeBaca, it’s just more evidence of a rental market gone mad.

Inside the Denver Zoo’s Effort to Save Colorado’s Rare Boreal Toad

The Denver Zoo has partnered with Colorado Parks and Wildlife to replenish an ailing population of boreal toads in the state by breeding adult toads then releasing their tadpoles into the wild. Over several months, 5280 followed along to document the zoo’s journey to conserve the Centennial State’s only high-elevation amphibian.

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