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Denver
Colorado's Ocean Journey
US West Park
700 Water Street
Denver CO  80211
Phone 
303 561-4450
Web Site  www.oceanjourney.org
Description
Type of Resource 
Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

Denver Botanic Gardens Inc
909 York Street
Denver CO  80206
Phone 
303 331-4000
Alt Phone  303 370-8018
Web Site  http://www.botanicgardens.org/pageinpage/home.cfm
Alt Web  http://www.askasia.org/frclasrm/resorct/MC0074.htm
Description  multiple gardens, greenhouse, conservatory, herbarium, library
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility  Herbarium
Research /Reading  Library

Colorado
Englewood
Museum of Outdoor Arts
7600 East Orchard Road #160 N
Englewood CO 80111
Phone 303 741-3609
Web Site http://www.moaonline.org/
Description 60 outdoor sculptures, amphitheatre, now with indoor galleries in the Englewood Civic Center
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Sculpture
Last changed: 03/16/2003

Estes Park
Rocky Mountain National Park
1000 Highway 36
Estes Park CO  80517
Phone 
970 586-1206
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/romo/
E-mail  ROMO_Information@nps.gov
Alt Web  http://estes.on-line.com/rmnp/rmnp-hst.html
Description  416 square miles, 90% wilderness alpine ecology, archaeology, glaciology, herbarium, geology; Morraine Park Museum, Never Summer Ranch (1920's dude ranch), 5 visitor centers with cultural & natural history exhibits
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Natural History
Nature of Group or Site  Government
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

Colorado
Florissant
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
15807 Teller County 1
PO Box 185
Florissant CO  80816
Phone 
719 748-3253
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/flfo/
E-mail  FLFO_Information@nps.gov
Description  visitor center with exhibits, ranger talks and walks to fossil beds, 1878 pioneer homestead
Type of Resource  Nature
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils
Owner/Operator:  NPS

Fort Garland
Los Caminos Antiquos Scenic & Historic Byway
PO Box 86
Fort Garland CO 81146
Phone 719 379-3512
Web Site http://www.loscaminos.com/legend.html
Alt Web http://www.centralcolorado.com/recreation/touring/cartours.htm
Description 129 mile trail encompasses Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Cumbres/Toltec Scenic RR, San Luis (1851) and Fort Garland
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Local Tours
Kind of Activity Trail
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
New or Updated: 04/13/2003

 Colorado

  Fruita

  Colorado National Monument

  Address  *****

  Fruita  CO   81521    

  Phone   970 858-3617

  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/colm/

  Alt Web  http://www.desertusa.com/colnm/du_col_vvc.html

  Description  spectacular geologic formations, visitor center with AV program &

                    ranger tours in summer

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Park

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  3/18/2006

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