DO NOT MISS these great astronomy events on Saturday, August 2, 2014! Astronomers from Northern Colorado Astronomical Society and Longmont Astronomy Society will facilitate solar viewing with their solar telescopes outside the Chapel in the Pines from 10 am to 1 pm.

Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC) was honored and thankful to have been selected by scout Josh Rheade for his Eagle Scout Project. In less than two months, Josh planned, developed and implemented a nature trail that connects the three geology signs and stations on SEEC land.

A big THANK YOU to Jessica and her team from Rocky Mountain Raptor Program for a fabulous program this past Saturday, July 26, 2014. The Secret World of Owls captivated all of us as we were introduced to the Great Horned Owl, the Long Eared Owl and the Barn Owl.

What an awesome workshop with nine participants receiving PLT certification. Great job by the PLT instructor trainers - Jean and Vivian.Thank you to everyone involved.


Many thanks to our wonderful volunteer instructors for four fabulous days of quality environmental programs for kids and teens. All the volunteers at Soaring Eagle Ecology Center appreciate your expertise and passion for sharing your love of the environment with others.

Thank you to Eric Bergman from Colorado Department of Parks and Wildlife for his great presentation about the Colorado Moose Project. Good discussion and good questions!

Many thanks to Caroline Krumm and Don Hunter from the Rocky Mountain Cat Conservancy for their fabulous program on Mountain Lions. Outstanding! More info at


Astronomy Events are confirmed for Saturday, August 2, 2014. Please see Solar Telescopes at the Chapel and The Night Sky and The Sun under the events section for more details.

Thank you to Marcee Camenson and to all who attended her presentation about the Cache la Poudre Watershed on June 20th. Great questions and great discussion.

A big thumbs up and thank you to the city of Fort Collins WaterSHED team members (Marcee, Jean and Alicia) and Cindy Henk for the wonderful programs they presented this past week for children and teens.