Expect Isolated Thunderstorm Activity Through Thursday. A Greater Chance on the Weekend
Monsoonal weather patterns have moved into the Grand Canyon area decreasing fire danger. As a result, on Tuesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. fire managers lifted fire restrictions within Grand Canyon National Park. More »
Two Bats Collected in the Park Have Tested Positive for Rabies
One on the North Kaibab Trail and the other at Tusayan Ruin/Museum. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please call 928-638-7779. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. More »
Multimedia (Photos, Videos, Podcasts, Websites)
Grand Canyon National Park's Photo Gallery (On Flickr)
Virtual Fly-through Video of Grand Canyon (by NASA and USGS)
Grand Canyon Ranger Minutes (podcasts and videos)
Rockarena Dance (Kid's Geology Video)
Into the Canyon - Electronic Field Trip (Ball State University, 2004)
Grand Canyon Environmental Education Programs - (Podcast for Teachers)
Did You Know?
The impacts caused by tamarisk within the Grand Canyon are well documented. These prolific non-native shrubs displace native vegetation and animals, alter soil salinity, and increase fire frequency. What is park management doing about this exotic plant? More...