Upcoming Events

RISE Challenge Support Series: Wildfire Webinar
Today - Webinar

In this free webinar, guest speaker Danielle Ardrey, Project Learning Tree Coordinator and Colorado State Forest Service Conservation & Youth Education Specialist, will share about wildfire in Colorado and what communities can do to mitigate their risk and protect their property agasint the increasing threat of

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2021 CLEAN Webinar Series: Humans as agents of change within Earth's climate system
- Webinar

Human impacts on the climate system are becoming increasingly evident, moving climate change from a topic that is abstract and faraway to one that is right before our eyes.

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2021 CLEAN Webinar Series: The UC Berkeley Understanding Global Change Project and CLEAN
- Webinar

The Understanding Global Change (UGC) Project at the University of California Museum of Paleontology at UC Berkeley developed a suite of online and interactive learning materials that support educators and students to explore the Earth as an interconnected, dynamic system.

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Virtual Colorado Science Conference: CLEAN Session
- Meeting or Conference

The Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN)

Saturday, November 6th 2021 (1:05 pm - 1:55 pm MDT)

Speaker: Heidi Ragsdale (STEM Educator Advocate and Trainer)

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Virtual Colorado Science Conference: Data Puzzles Session
- Meeting or Conference

Data Puzzles: Making Sense of Science in the Classroom

Saturday, November 6th 2021 (2:00 pm - 2:50 pm MDT)

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Virtual Colorado Science Conference: Resilient Colorado Session
- Meeting or Conference

Resilient Colorado: Natural Hazards in the Earth Science Classroom

Saturday, November 6th 2021 (2:55 pm - 3:45 pm MDT)

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Science Show & Share: COP26 with Maxwell Boykoff and Gina Fiorile
- Webinar

Join us as we stream LIVE from the world climate summit, COP26, in Glasgow, Scotland with Gina Fiorile and Maxwell Boykoff. We invite teachers, classrooms, and members of the public to learn about COP26 and be inspired by the work that scientists and climate activists are doing all around the world.

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2021 CLEAN Webinar Series: Teaching Climate Consequences with CLEAN
- Webinar

The consequences of climate change are all around us, unfortunately. How can we teach these topics without overwhelming our students or causing anxiety?

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2021 CLEAN Webinar Series: Strategies for Integrating Climate Science into the Elementary Classroom
- Webinar

This webinar provides strategies for elementary teachers to integrate climate science into their classroom.

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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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