Western Resource Advocates "is a non-profit environmental law and policy organization dedicated to restoring and protecting the natural environment of the Interior American West ." Western Resource advocates has about 20 employees with offices in Colorado and Utah. Its "mission is to protect and restore the land, air and water resources of the Rocky Mountain States ."
The organization describes itself as representing the Colorado conservation community. It describes the solutions it offers as incorporating "smart principles" as in the expression smart growth.