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    10  Mar

    Snow for All

    What does snow mean to you? For some, it recollects cold days spent inside by a warm fire, while for others snow means the opportunity to ski, sled, toss around snowballs, or build a snowman. Winter invites us to explore what snow means to us and some of the ways snow impacts our lives, as well as the lives of plants and wildlife. This month at ACES at Hallam Lake, we invite locals and visitors to learn about and explore snow! 

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    02  Mar

    Morning Birding Species List | March 1, 2016

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 7:30AM - 10:30AM
    Weather: high thin clouds, 28 F.
    Location: Hallam Lake

    Species Identified
          

    Canada Goose (pictured above)
    Mallard
    Green-winged Teal
    Pied-billed Grebe
    Blted Kingfisher
    Steller's Jay
    Black-billed Magpie
    American Crow
    Black-capped Chickadee

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    25  Feb

    Mentoring a Middle Schooler: Survival Techniques, Trail Cameras, and Mutual Growth

    Over the past few months I have had the privilege to share the things I love most about ACES and Hallam Lake with a 6th grade student from Aspen Middle School through their mentorship program. Bodie is an inspiring young environmental steward and together we have had some incredible experiences that have helped us connect with the place we both call home.


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    03  Feb

    Morning Birding Species List | February 2, 2016

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 8AM - 11AM
    Location: Hallam Lake and the Rio Grande Trail

    Species Identified      

    Canada Goose
    Mallard
    Northern Pintail
    Ring-necked Duck
    Pied-billed Grebe
    Red-tailed Hawk
    Belted Kingfisher
    Black-billed Magpie
    American Crow
    Black-capped Chickadee 

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