Region 8

Region 8 Outreach and Education

Region 8 has a robust outreach and education program that increases environmental awareness for citizens of the Rocky Mountains and Plains region.

Regional Highlights, News and Resources

Check out the new Rocky Mountain and Plains Environmental Education Resource Directory

EPA Ambassadors
EPA Region 8 employees are available to present environmental information and topics to schools, community groups, local governments and non-profits. EPA can also host booths at community events and hand out environmental information. EPA Ambassadors can present pre-prepared topic-specific presentations or work with your organization on content. We have a wide variety of materials available to bring to your event.

Tours/ Library Visits--*NO TOURS* until mid-May due to building construction
The 1595 Wynkoop building serves as a hallmark of environmental sustainability in the prominent Lower Downtown Historic District location. We offer tours to the public, student and groups. Please visit our tour website for more information.

Materials:
Region 8 has many publications and kids materials available to the public. Please contact us if you are interested in obtaining materials for your classroom or event.

Earth Day:
Region 8 maintains an Earth Day webpage which lists ED events in our region. EPA also attends many ED events in the Denver Metro area. Please contact us if you have an event you would like us to list or attend.

Contact Information:
Wendy Dew
Region 8 Outreach and Education Coordinator
1595 Wynkoop St, 8OC
Denver, CO 80202 -1129
Phone: 303-312-6605 or 1-800-227-8917 (Region 8 states only)
E-mail: dew.wendy@epa.gov
 

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