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.

SEEC Announcements

SEEC volunteers were thrilled to bring Amazing Water and ​The Magic of Water ​ to Tavelli Elementary's third-grade students. It was fun, informative and not too wildly wet. Everyone had a blast while learning about the wonderful properties of H2O. Thanks for inviting us!

WOW! The Children's Water Festival held yesterday was fun, informative and just plain awesome! Even the weather cooperated and it was a glorious, sunny day. SEEC always enjoys participating in the Water Festival.

​Volunteers from SEEC and RFLCL had a lot of fun facilitating Investigation of Beetles and ​Mammal Skins and Skulls with all of the third-graders. The kids were great and a delight to work with. Thank you everyone!


​A big thumbs up to Roger Appeldorn for facilitating a wonderful astronomy program, Stars to Cars​, for Mountain Gals and the Red Feather community. 25 participants thoroughly enjoyed Roger's expertise and passion for astronomy. Thank you!


Soaring Eagle Ecology Center (SEEC) is thrilled to have our citizen science air quality project highlighted by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment's ​Be Air Aware ​article.

Many thank to the teachers and third-grade students at Kruse Elementary for inviting SEEC volunteers to share their expertise on life cycles of beetles and micros. It was a great experience and KRUSE ROCKS!

Many thanks to all of the third grade students at Kruse Elementary and their teachers (Ms. Chicco, Mrs. Ferguson, Ms. McConnell and Mr. Warren) for making Amazing Water such a blast!  Our SEEC volunteers had a lot of fun.

SEEC hosted a STEM Extravaganza at Red Feather Lakes Elementary School on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

Soaring Eagle Ecology Center has been honored to have received two grants from AirWaterGas. Our latest grant isExpansion of High Altitude Air Quality Monitoring: Collection and Analysis of Ozone Trends as related to Elevation and Population Density.

Teresa and Roger Funke are good friends and supporters of Soaring Eagle Ecology Center. Roger volunteered his woodworking skills in helping build SEEC's shade structure this summer.