• Camarasus skull in the cliff face, rafters on the Green River, McKee Springs petroglyphs

    Dinosaur

    National Monument CO,UT

Natural Resources Management

Staff at Dinosaur National Monument perform actions to preserve the natural resources and processes found within the park for the benefit and enjoyment of future getnerations. Actions may include monitoring populations of threatened or endangered species or the removal of invasive non-native plants or animals. The links on this page will provide you more information of some of the natural resource management programs that the monument conducts.

Did You Know?

Picture of mormon cricket perched on a blade of grass.

Mormon crickets are wingless grasshoppers that swarm across roads through the summer in the western United States. These flightless insects can form such large swarms that the road appears to move and change colors where they cross.