Podcasts: Science and Research
Glaciers and Climate Change
USGS Research Ecologist Dan Fagre examines the ongoing climate change research in Glacier National Park, using the park's rapidly receding glaciers, and highlights the ramifications to the entire ecosystem.
USGS Video Capture
Glacier's grizzly bears are revealing a complex picture of themselves and the park through some cutting-edge DNA research being conducted by USGS Research Ecologist Kate Kendall.
Former Park Ranger Chris Weiss explains the rich geologic history of this part of the Rocky Mountains and highlights some of Glacier's unique features.
Did You Know?
If current trends continue, some scientists predict that by the year 2030, Glacier National Park will not contain any glaciers and many of the park's smaller glaciers will melt even sooner.