A mountain lion has recently been spotted at the Environmental Learning Center. Though uncommon at the Environmental Learning Center, mountain lions are a natural part of the ecosystem.
Please visit this website for more information about mountain lions. Human visitors need to take precautions around mountain lions including:
- Visit in groups
- Never approach any wild animal
- If you spot a mountain lion, pick up small children
- Stay calm and stop or back away slowly
- Do everything you can to appear larger
- If a mountain lion attacks, fight back
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is responsible for managing and protecting wildlife; please report any mountain lion sightings to the CPW Fort Collins office at 970-472-4300.
Stewardship Starts With Connection
We inspire and educate people to connect with and become stewards of our natural world.
We do this by –
- Facilitating high quality, positive, educational experiences in and about the environment.
- Educating and mentoring future leaders in the fields of environmental education and communication.
- Bringing the knowledge, skills, and talent within the college to the outside community.