Air Quality/Dust Monitoring Webcam
View from the dust monitoring webcam at Mesa Verde National Park. It was installed as part of a multi-agency air quality research project in 2011. The webcam is hosted by the U.S. Geological Survey. For more information about the project, visit the Nature and Science Air Quality page.
Did You Know?
The Ancestral Puebloans inhabited Mesa Verde for more than 700 years (550 A.D. to 1300 A.D.), but for the first six centuries, they primarily lived on the mesa tops. It was not until the final 75 to 100 years that they constructed and lived in the cliff dwellings for which Mesa Verde is known.