Last updated: May 21, 2018
- 5 minutes, 54 seconds
How forest monitoring in eastern national parks helped reveal issues with long-term forest sustainability, and the successes parks have had in addressing the issue at Gettysburg National Military Park, Rock Creek Park, and Catoctin Mountain Park.
- 6 minutes, 3 seconds
How National Parks in urban settings provide valuable refuges to wildlife: from water birds at Boston Harbor Islands to threatened bats at Rock Creek Park, and the contributions that monitoring by citizen scientists and NPS employees make to preserving them.
The National Capital Region Network, Inventory & Monitoring (NCRN I&M) program monitors natural resources in National Parks of the Washington, DC region. This video introduces NCRN I&M monitoring of forest vegetation, water quality, amphibians, fish, macroinvertebrates, birds, and stream conditions. NCRN I&M is proud to be part of efforts to protect and care for the amazing National Parks of the capital region on behalf of this and future generations.
- 3 minutes, 54 seconds