Mount Sopris Conservation District

Board of Supervisors is made up of Landowners and Managers from the district.

Mount Sopris Conservation District Board of Supervisors:

Jeff Nieslanik, President
Sandy Jackson, Vice President
Robert Burry, Secretary/Treasurer
Cassie Cerise, Board Member
Mike Wilde, Board Member


The Bookcliff Conservation District offers the Norman Hunt Memorial Scholarship to high school seniors from the district seeking degrees in Agriculture and Natural Resources or related fields.


In partnership with CSU’s Colorado Climate Center the Mount Sopris Conservation District supports the annual up keep of the CoAg station on Silt Mesa.

These station track in real-time

  • Temperature
  • Relative Humidity
  • Wind
  • Soil Temperatures