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The Tamarac Visitor Center will be closed for roughly a year while crews install geo-thermal heating and cooling and solar panels to make it more eco-friendly. Submitted Photo

Tamarac goes green, center will be closed

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The Tamarac Visitor Center will be closing its doors for the next year, but the shutdown has employees there very excited.

That's because they will soon literally be tapping into the nature around the refuge to supply more eco-friendly energy to the building.


The Visitor Center will be retrofitted to include geothermal heating and cooling in an attempt to cut dependence on fossil fuels.

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