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Mission and Values

Our Mission

Building upon 130 years of service to the region, the Rockies Project conducts state-of-the-art research helping Rockies residents clearly see our communities, our environment, and our economy so we can better shape our future.

Who We Are

Colorado College students, faculty, and staff interested in the long-term viability of Rockies’ communities and environment.

We Strive To

  • Inform stakeholders about critical regional issues.
  • Encourage dialogue and collaborative action to protect and nurture the Rockies.
  • Connect peer communities by sharing best practices.
  • Stimulate Colorado College student contributions and outreach in the Rockies.

What We Do

Through student-faculty-staff collaboration we:

  • Ask interesting questions
  • Gather relevant data
  • Publish informative annual reports
  • Hold stimulating discussions
  • Enrich Rockies’ dialogue