Natural Features & Ecosystems

 
The Geologic Story

The Geologic Story

The rock layers of Black Canyon and Curecanti tell a story of past environments, ancient animals and dynamic processes of change.

 
Life Zones

Life Zones

The natural features and ecosystems of Curecanti not only vary from the east to west, but also from canyon rim to bottom.

Video: Geology & Paleontology

Video: Geology & Paleontology

It's not just layers of dirt.

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102 Elk Creek
Gunnison, CO 81230

Phone:

(970) 641-2337 x205

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