Upcoming Events

Atmospheric Science & Climate Modeling in the Gunnison Valley: Field Based Course
- PD Workshop

Join us for a 1-credit field-based course with atmospheric scientists from NOAA and other institutions to learn firsthand about the SPLASH project, a Study of Precipitation, the Lower Atmosphere and Surface for Hydrometeorology, being conducted at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory in the Gunnison Valley.

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PSECCO Community Meeting
- Meeting or Conference

The Polar Science Early Career Community Office (PSECCO) invites you to attend our second virtual community meeting on June 9th, 9am AK/11am MT/1pm ET.

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The Future of Forests at Rocky Mountain National Park
- PD Workshop

Calling all middle and high school science teachers! Engage with The Future of Forests unit and explore fire-affected areas across Rocky Mountain National Park in this 3-day, 2-night professional development event!

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Teacher Workshop - The Future of Forests (2 days, July 13-14)
- PD Workshop

Bring the NASA-supported "Future of Forests" curriculum into your classroom to explore patterns of landscape change following wildfires.

As wildfires continue to ravage the west, burning more and more of the landscape, many are left wondering, how will these fire-affected forests will recover?

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MOSAIC Expedition Teacher Workshop - A Changing Arctic Ecosystem (2 days, July 27-28)
- PD Workshop

Bring the unprecedented science and adventure of the 2019-2020 MOSAiC Arctic research expedition into your classroom!

In this FREE teacher workshop, you’ll hear from MOSAiC scientists and the curriculum developers as they lead you through

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CIRES’ original and continuing purpose is to support NOAA’s mission by facilitating the following Centers and Programs

Center for Limnology
Earth Science and Observation Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center
Center for Microbial Exploration
Earth Lab
Western Water Assessment
Coastal DEMs


Phone: 303-492-5670
Fax: 303-735-3644


CIRES Education and Outreach
University of Colorado Boulder
488 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0449

Office Hours

8:00 am to 5:00 pm -- fall and spring semesters 

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