• Great Sand Dunes and Sangre de Cristo Mountains

    Great Sand Dunes

    National Park & Preserve Colorado


Researcher explores a wetland

A researcher explores a wetland at Great Sand Dunes as part of an amphibian survey of the park.

NPS/Fred Bunch

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve encourages scientific research by academic, agency, and independent research scientists. A Research Permit is required to conduct scientific research or surveys in the park and preserve.

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