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LYONS ELEMENTARY ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS

EPEC has facilitated field trips to conduct stream studies at the Saint Vrain Creek in Lyons and to experience Rocky Mountain National Park with Lyons Elementary since 2015.  The data collected from Saint Vrain Creek monitoring has been shared at Lyons Town Board Meetings and at the annual Lyons Wilderness [...]

LYONS ELEMENTARY ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS2017-12-07T22:20:34+00:00

CITIZEN SCIENCE VOLUNTEER INTERNSHIP

EPEC is proud to mentor youth starting careers related to facilitating citizen science programs. Because of the small size of our organization, interns get the opportunity to work one-on-one with the Program Director and Executive Director to see the whole picture of running a small non-profit organization, and internship dates and expectations [...]

CITIZEN SCIENCE VOLUNTEER INTERNSHIP2017-12-07T21:54:30+00:00

2017 LECTURE SERIES : KNOW YOUR BIOSPHERE

All Lectures Will Begin at 4 PM at Estes Park High School Auditorium Unless Otherwise Noted Questions & Answers Session Will Follow Each Lecture. Public Is Invited To Attend. MONDAY, JANUARY 30TH "What does UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Designation mean?" Darla Sidles, Superintendent of Rocky Mountain National [...]

2017 LECTURE SERIES : KNOW YOUR BIOSPHERE2017-04-12T16:53:47+00:00

GLOBE STUDENT RESEARCH EXPERIENCE 2016

GLOBE students have become an essential part of GLOBE Annual Meetings. Students present their research projects through the Student Research Exhibition, an evening of formal poster presentations and they continue ongoing informal discussions of their work, throughout the week. Their research is often impressive and their enthusiasm is always contagious. [...]

GLOBE STUDENT RESEARCH EXPERIENCE 20162017-03-07T06:18:04+00:00

MAN AND THE BIOSPHERE PROGRAM WORKSHOP
August 2016

Launched in 1971, UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB) is an Intergovernmental Scientific Programme that aims to establish a scientific basis for the improvement of relationships between people and their environments. MAB combines the natural and social sciences, economics and education to improve human livelihoods and the equitable sharing of benefits, and to safeguard [...]

MAN AND THE BIOSPHERE PROGRAM WORKSHOP
August 2016
2016-10-24T17:12:05+00:00

PLAINS TO PARK PROJECT

This pilot program partnered with Westview Middle School (St. Vrain Valley Schools), RMNP and Estes Park Environmental Center to help train “Citizen Scientists” in field-research techniques necessary to monitor the ecological health of the Endovalley/Fall River drainage in RMNP. This two-week course featured multiple days in the Park, conducting field research [...]

PLAINS TO PARK PROJECT2017-03-07T05:15:19+00:00

AMERICAS LATINO ECO FESTIVAL IV ECO ART EXHIBIT
at The Museum of Nature & Science in Denver • October 13, 2016

T he Estes Park Environmental Center held student art celebration in honor of the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service. The works of 85 student artists, who placed at the state level, were displayed at the Fall River Visitor Center of Rocky Mountain National Park. Artwork was entered in the categories of visual arts, [...]

AMERICAS LATINO ECO FESTIVAL IV ECO ART EXHIBIT
at The Museum of Nature & Science in Denver • October 13, 2016
2016-10-24T17:12:05+00:00

EPHS FISH CREEK RESTORATION TEAM

After the 500-year flood of 2013 many watersheds throughout Front Range Colorado were decimated, one such watershed that was hit especially hard was Fish Creek. Now, two years since the flood, efforts are being made by local restoration entities to restore the creek to its former health. Estes Park Environmental Center the help of the [...]

EPHS FISH CREEK RESTORATION TEAM2016-10-24T17:12:05+00:00

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE CENTENNIAL ART CELEBRATION
This is my National Park for the next 100 years

Estes Park Environmetal Center was the proud  sponsor of the second annual statewide Student Art Celebration. Last year we honored the 100th Year Anniversary of Rocky Mountain National Park. This year we honored the 100th Year Anniversary of the National Park Service. All Colorado school students K-12 were invited to submit artwork supporting the theme [...]

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE CENTENNIAL ART CELEBRATION
This is my National Park for the next 100 years
2016-10-24T17:12:05+00:00

UNC CENTER FOR URBAN EDUCATION PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS

In May of 2015, Estes Park Environmental Center was able to take a group of pre-service teachers from the Center for Urban Education out in Rocky Mountain National Park to conduct various research protocols in the Horseshoe Park area. Through these protocols we aimed to teach the group about some major topics of importance within [...]

UNC CENTER FOR URBAN EDUCATION PRE-SERVICE TEACHERS2016-10-24T17:12:05+00:00