Big Meadows Prescribed Burn Planned for October 4
Fire managers plan to conduct a 35-acre prescribed burn in Big Meadows on Oct. 4 IF weather and fuel conditions are right. The burn will be completed in one day and all facilities and the Skyline Drive will remain open. More »
Our Changing World
Our Changing World is a video series that tells how climate change is affecting the air we breathe, the views we see, and the animals we love. Find out what is causing these changes, what short-term and long-term effects they will have on our world, and what we can do to prevent them.
These films were funded in part by a generous donation from the Shenandoah National Park Trust.
For subtitles, view Our Changing World (in high definition) on YouTube.
Have you ever wondered why the views from Shenandoah National Park can sometimes be hazy? Learn what causes this, how it has changed throughout the years, and what we can do to help this problem.
Climate change impacts everything from the tallest trees to the smallest animals. This short video details explains what climate change is, and details how it affects Shenandoah National Park, specifically the Shenandoah Salamander.
What is a carbon footprint and why does it matter? Find out the important facts about your carbon footprint and how it affects our daily lives in this short animated video.
Did You Know?
Hepatica is usually the first of many native wildflowers to bloom in the spring in Shenandoah National Park. More...