100 Years of Environmental Change in RMNP

  • Rocky Mountain Conservancy
  • May 3, 2019
  • Location: 1895 FALL RIVER RD, Rocky Mountain Conservancy, CO
  • Phone: (970) 586-3262
  • Time: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Price: $80 per adult ages 16 and older
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This course provides an overview of the history of environmental change in the national park, emphasizing human-caused change. We will discuss the history of mining, water engineering, recreational development and tourism, atmospheric inputs of dust and nitrates, wildlife management, and climate change in the context of protecting and restoring natural environments within the national park. The objective is to understand how past human activities influence contemporary ecosystems and options for management of natural resources within the park.

100 Years of Environmental Change in RMNP