Welcome to Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC)

Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC) is located in beautiful Red Feather Lakes on approximately 20 acres directly south and west of Red Feather Lakes Elementary School. In a pristine montane forest environment adjacent to Roosevelt National Forest, it is the perfect setting for environmental education. At over 8,400 feet, SEEC OFFERS ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION WITH ALTITUDE!

SEEC's mission is to offer hands-on, outdoor education to promote understanding and appreciation of the natural world.

SEEC has been a proud member of the Colorado Nonprofit Association since 2011.

Call SEEC at 970-218-9685 or email seecatrfl@hotmail.com for more details about SEEC's free environmental and science programs. Please note that the SEEC Events List on the right can only display a limited number of events/programs at a time. Look under Announcements to find information on future free STEM and environmental programs.

Next SEEC Event

Join us on Saturday, August 19th for tasty solar food, as well as NASA and STEM technology, activities and games as we get ready for the partial solar eclipse on Monday, August 21st.

SEEC Announcements

Thank you to all the campers and camp guides for including SEEC in your Adventure Camp at the Chapel this year. I had a blast facilitating programs on electricity, thunderstorms and bats. You all were warm, welcoming and inspirational.

SEEC and the RFLC Library would like to thank Roger Appeldorn for another fantastic program on stars, planets and the universe. Roger is not only a member of Northern Colorado Astronomical Society (NCAS), but he is also a wonderful friend to the RFL community.

Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC) is honored to have Fox Acres host a Parking Lot Sale to benefit SEEC on Saturday, July 22, 2017. The sale will be held in the south end of Fox Acres parking lot from 9 am to 3 pm. Thank you all for your support!

What a wonderful July 4th surprise seeing mama moose and her calf taking a stroll on SEEC land!

​Last summer a number of kids built next boxes for SEEC to use as part of the Larimer County bird project. This photo was taken 5 days ago showing a female Tree Swallow with her hatchlings inside the nest box Sophi and her grandmother built.

Paramedic Bobby Hill presented a fabulous (and potentially life-saving) program for kids on What to do in Emergencies. Thank you so much. We are all looking forward to your follow-up program - What to do in Emergencies - Part 2 on July 28th. Thank you for keeping us safe!

The Wonders of Pines program was truly amazing. Special thanks to the Pinecone Lady​, Renee Galeano-Popp, for sharing her expertise and wonderful pine cone collection with the kids. It was an informative and magical morning.

Last summer, kids at Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC) built a number of nest boxes for secondary cavity nest birds in the Red Feather Lakes area. Five of the boxes were installed this spring and they all have bird activity this month.

Many thanks to photographer, Sue Chesnut, for a fantastic photography workshop for kids. Sue's expertise and passion for both nature and photography are inspiring and contagious.

Two big thumbs up to Darlene and Judy for an informative, fun program on bats and owls. The program finale included the kids dissecting barn owl pellets. What a great way to learn about wildlife!

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