The Telluride Institute collaborates with leading artists, scientists, and educators to make change happen through freethinking research. We are an innovative non-profit organization that fosters the transition to a sustainable world.
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Innovative programs to advance environmental and cultural resilience.
SUPPORTING THE HEALTH OF ENVIRONMENTS & CULTURES
The Telluride Institute was founded in 1984. Crossing continents, politics, and disciplines, our programs demonstrate innovative and practical methods for building and sustaining healthy communities and environments. We work to create and advance real solutions that support the well being of environments, cultures, and communities.
Our environmental education programs are offered throughout the San Miguel Watershed, creating a passion for nature and preparing students to excel in science, critical thinking, and civic responsibility.
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