Andrew Gulliford

Art in the aspens

Thousands of domestic sheep once grazed in the mountains of the San Juan National Forest near Pagosa Springs. Now there are none.

High country sheep grazing allotments are vacant, and the only signs of a historic industry are stands of aspen trees carved by Hispanic herders over generations.

Peggy Bergon began recording and...

Andrew Gulliford is a professor of Southwest Studies and History at Fort Lewis College. E-mail him at

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