• Lassen Peak from Hat Creek

    Lassen Volcanic

    National Park California

Junior Ranger Posters

Many of our Junior Rangers create beautiful "Preserve and Protect" posters as they learn about the park. Click on the photo gallery below to see some of these wonderful pieces of art.

 

Did You Know?

reddish color microscopic snow alage

The reddish color sometimes observed on top of snow at Lassen Volcanic NP snow is a living organism called snow algae. When snow begins to thaw, these microscopic organisms spring to life. They function as a primary food source and are being studied for their cancer-fighting properties.