Institute for Environmental Solutions





Partnering with Coloradoans in the science of environmental improvement, IES programs provide innovative ways to clean the water you drink and the air you breathe. IES provides accessible, efficient, and cost-effective solutions to complex environmental issues such as climate change and community health. We work to reduce air and water pollution, energy consumption, and greenhouse gas emissions through multi-disciplinary approaches grounded in objective, rigorous science and supported by diverse stakeholder groups.

Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education Presents:

Colorado’s Annual Advancing Environmental Education Conference

This year’s conference is titled Teaching Outside the Box! The fifteenth annual Advancing Environmental Education Conference brings together over 200 environmental education providers and managers, classroom teachers, community organizations, consultants, and natural resource professionals to explore inspiring speakers, engaging sessions and many opportunities for networking and discovering new ideas, tools and techniques.

IES is a proud member of the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education. The IES Tree Project and Carbon Footprint Projects are proud conference participants.

Location: Auraria Campus, Denver

Conference: Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28, 2015

Awards Banquet: Saturday, March 28, 5:30 to 9:00 pm

More information can be found here

IES Wheat Ridge Preserve the Greenbelt Elementary Education Program


The IES Wheat Ridge Preserve the Greenbelt Elementary Education Program has been awarded the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education’s 2014 Environmental Education Award for Excellence in the Nonprofit Category!

This video was featured on Wheat Ridge’s Top of the Hour broadcast. IES, the City of Wheat Ridge, and community members teamed up to plant trees along Clear Creek to protect against erosion and restore plant and wildlife habitats.

Learn about IES’s exciting new elementary school tree planting program in Wheat Ridge!

Shop at Amazon Smile to Support IES for Free!

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low prices, and convenient shopping features as on The difference is that when customers shop
on Amazon Smile (, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organization selected by customers. Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Click here to link your account to the Institute for Environmental Solutions!

Shop at Albertsons and Benefit IES!

Albertsons-logo1IES is an Albertsons Community Partner.  With a free Albertsons-IES key tag scanned when you check out at Albertsons, IES will receive 1% of your grocery bill! Click here to download a key tag or email
to receive a free key tag in the mail. Participating Albertsons locations include stores in AR, AZ, CO, FL, LA, NM,
and TX.

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