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    Glacier

    National Park Montana

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  • Logan Pass water system temporarily down

    The water system will shut down Tuesday afternoon, July 22, and the temp system is anticipated to be working by the weekend. Visitors should bring water or refillable water bottles. There will be some water available to refill bottles in the parking lot. More »

Podcasts: Science and Research

 

 
Grinnell Glacier

Salamander Glacier

Bob Chinn

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.
 

 
Grizzly Bear

Grizzly bear with an itch to scratch

USGS Video Capture

Grizzly Bear Research
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.
 

 
Grinnell Glacier

Grinnell and Salamander Glaciers

Bob Chinn

Glacier's Geologic History
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.
 

 
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For users of other video capable devices we have provided mp4 format files that are available for download here. They are compatable with many different types of devices.

Glacier and Climate Change - 10.2Mb
Grizzly Bear Research - 12.7Mb
Glacier's Geologic History - 8.03Mb

Did You Know?

Grizzly bears

Grizzly bears in the park have a wide variety of food sources, including glacier lily bulbs, insects, and berries. They may also make an early season meal of mountain goats that were swept down in avalanches over the winter.