“Bring Your Pocketbook” By Jim Watson
Want to learn about the history of open space in the Gunnison Valley? Look no further than this wonderful piece written by Jim Watson that captures the history of saving open space in Gunnison County, Colorado.
Jim Watson has been coming to the Gunnison Valley for over 30 years and has now written a cataloged history of the open space and conservation in this Valley. He grew up on a ranch in rural west Texas and attended college and Law School at the University of Texas in Austin. He has practiced law in Dallas since the early 1960s and is currently Senior Counsel at the law firm of Carrington Colman. He has also taught at the University of Texas Law School and Southern Methodist University where he was part of the History Department.