Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

1258 Center Dr, Park City (UT), 84098, United States

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(435) 649-1767

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A 1200-acre Preserve, a 10,000 square ft. LEED Platinum certified building, an education center, and a place for recreation.

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Mission To preserve the land and the human connection to the natural landscape, to Educate the local and broader communities about the value of nature, and to Nurture both the ecosystem and the people connected with it.
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A 1200-acre Preserve, a 10,000 square ft. LEED Platinum certified building, 10 miles of hiking trails, 1,400 students on field trips per year and an education center for 3 year olds to college and masters degrees and everything in between.
Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter were gifted to Utah State University in 2010. This helps to insure the proper preservation of the land and the ongoing education of the people on environmental issues.

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Awards 2010
Green Power Leadership Awards
Green Power Community of the Year
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Awarded to Park City Municipal and Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter
Associated General Contractors of Utah
0-25 Million Green/LEED Building Project of the Year
AGC of Utah
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
2009
Mountain States Construction '09 Best of Awards
Best Green Building
Mountain States Construction
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
Summit County Historical Society Preservation Award
-Wallin Farm
Summit County Historical Society
Awarded to Swaner Memorial Park (Swaner EcoCenter)
Utah's Green Business Award
-Buildings and Projects
Utah Business
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
LEED Platinum Certification of Swaner Nature Center (Swaner EcoCenter)
U.S. Green Building Council
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
Governor's Quality Growth Award
Envision Utah and Utah Quality Growth Commision
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter and Nature Preserve
Engineering Excellence Honor Award
- Building/Technology Systems
American Council of Engineering Companies
Awarded to Cooper Roberts Simonsen Associates, Psomas and Swaner EcoCenter
Honor Award for Sustainable Design Excellence
Utah Chapter of the American Institute of Architects
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
Best of Park City Award
- Environmental Conservation
US Commerce Association
Awarded to Swaner EcoCenter
Founded 1993
Products The Swaner EcoCenter is open to the public for individual, group, and private functions. The 10,000 square foot EcoCenter is designed to accomodate special events of any size. Please contact us to book your event.
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