Learn about scientific research and environmental monitoring at Crater Lake National Park. Active environmental monitoring activities include:
Science and Learning Center
The Crater Lake Science and Learning Center provides the intersection between educators, scientists, and artists. The Center is housed in the former Superintendents House with a separate residential facility in the former Naturalists residence.
Bull Trout Conservation and Recovery
Environmental Monitoring of Crater Lake
Impacts of introduced, non-native crayfish on the Crater Lake ecosystem.
Mazama Newt monitoring in Crater Lake
Did You Know?
Seven different trees live on Phantom Ship, an island in Crater Lake. There are also colonies of violet green swallows, and several varieties of wildflowers and lichens living there.