• Visitors bask in a golden sunset at Dickey Ridge Visitor Center in Shenandoah National Park


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Birds of Prey

Barred owl in a tree along Skyline Drive.

Eric Butler - NPS

Birds of Prey
Owls, hawks, eagles, falcons, and vultures are also known as raptors.

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Did You Know?

Two National Park Service biologists study vegetation in Big Meadows in Shenandoah National Park.

Shenandoah National Park is an outdoor laboratory that helps scientists study the effects of our activities on the environment. To learn more, click on Science and Nature. More...