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Imagine a landscape without barns? No? Then join us in saving them!

Posted by on Jan 25, 2012 in Barn Preservation, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Imagine a landscape without barns? No? Then join us in saving them!

This beautiful barn outside of Erie, CO, is endangered. And due to real estate crash slowing development, has been given a reprieve. For now. In high growth areas near cities and resorts, new development is literally consuming the historic rural landscape. As age, obsolescence and sprawl take their toll, barns are disappearing from the American landscape at a tremendous rate. There are more than 55 million people and 80 percent of our landscape is rural. It is a diverse landscape including farmsteads and ranches. The National Barn Alliance is working with state, local, and national partners...

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