Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo

Education | Conservation | Recreation

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The mission of the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo is to provide unique experiences in education, conservation and recreation that inspire responsible environmental decision making.

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hoos8th Annual Earth Day Dinner and Celebration

Join us on Sunday, April 27th at 3:30 pm at the Main Street Banquet Hall. Radeaux, Colorado artist known for his life-size pieces inspired by native fauna, will be our keynote presenter. We will also host a live auction. Featured items include: Kayak for two on Lake Pueblo, Raptor Release, Steel City Anglers Guided Fishing Trip, Private Bird of Prey Presentation, Framed Photo by James Little and more! Reserve your seats online today or mail in your RSVP card!


logo_latest_newsHelp us Honor Pueblo’s Environmental Heroes

Help us identify people and organizations who have made outstanding contributions to a better, healthier environment in this part of Colorado.

Nominate an Environmental Hero! Nomination Deadline for Youth Environmental Leadership Award extended to April 18th.




plant_saleSpring Plant Sale and Eagle Egg Hunt!

Join us on Saturday April 19th for our 2014 Plant Sale, where you will find many local plant providers and specialists with herbs, roses, vegetables, native plants, desert plants, perennials and annuals. Come early, plants sell out quickly. There will be free parking. Bring the kids, because this year we will have an introductory gardening booth with a free plant! We will also be holding a very special egg hunt for kids of all ages! Spread the word and print a Plant Sale Flyer here!



NRCPlizard_smallCalling All Researchers!

The NRCP will be holding a BioBlitz on Saturday, May 17, 2014! A BioBlitz is a 24-hour time period in which researchers for all types of flora and fauna are invited to survey the species found at the Nature & Raptor Center. The Center has 59 acres along the Arkansas River just west of Pueblo. If you are one or know a researcher, professor, biologist, botanist, ornithologist, please let us know! You may call us at 549-2414.



job_openingNRCP Seeking Part Time Naturalist

Would you like to become part of the NRCP team?  Read our Position Announcement to learn more. We are looking for an Environmental Education Naturalist! Assist in the teaching and program preparation for school and public programs and summer day camps. These may include outreach, on-site, and field programs. Send resume, cover letter and 3 references to John Gallagher or mail to Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo, P.O. Box 8295, Pueblo, CO 81008.

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