Fourth grade students from the Eagle County Charter Academy are on campus today for a field studies class in sustainability. The pictures below show them using teamwork to craft solar water heaters. They will also be taking the campus sustainability tour to discuss the energy saving elements employed in our new science center. Take a look!
As the summer winds down and we begin to prepare for the winter, I think about wildlife making their preparations. Bears are busy eating for as many as 20 hours a day to fatten up for their winter sleep. Squirrels and many other year-round residents of the region are gathering and stockpiling food to eat once the snow covers the