Visit the Education Center From Anywhere

Photo of the exterior of the Education Center

Engaging ways to explore the Cedar River Watershed Education Center from afar.

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  King5 Evening Magazine Rain Drum Spotlight

Video | 3 minutes

Glimpse the rain drum courtyard and views of the Education Center grounds as you listen to a Watershed Educator describe the experience of visiting the rain drums.

URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NgpWdW4x7zk


  Artist Dan Corson's Rain Drum Courtyard

Website with Video | 2 minutes

Visit award-winning artist Dan Corson’s website to learn about the man who created the Rain Drum Courtyard. See images of the rain drums. Watch the video at the bottom of the page to hear the drums play and learn how the art installation works.

URL: http://dancorson.com/rain-drum-courtyard

Photo of water hitting rain drums


  Experience a Virtual Tour of the Education Center

Website with Virtual Tour | 5+ minutes

Enjoy a 360-degree tour of the buildings and grounds at the Cedar River Watershed Education Center. Explore the Exhibit Hall. Delight in views of Rattlesnake Lake and Ledge. See images of animals and history.

URL: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Cedar+River+Watershed...

Photo of Education Center entrance


  There Are So Many Benefits to Green Roofs!

Website and Activity | 15+ minutes

Green Roofs are growing in popularity. The Education Center has them and so do some Seattle Public Libraries. Check out this activity book, created by two science educators, that is sure to excite us all about building living roofs.

Tip: click/tap on Activity Book at the top, click/tap Download on the right-hand side, and fill out the form to access the activity book.

URL: https://greeningupthecity.com/

Photo of plants growing on the roof of the Education Center