Research Conference

The next Rocky Mountain National Park Research Conference will be held in Spring 2020!

The 2019 Research Conference has been postponed until the Spring of 2020. Check back here this fall for more information.
We look forward to sharing findings and insights from park science and research with you then!

Questions? Contact Carissa Turner at 970-586-1416 or

The Rocky Mountain National Park Research Conference

  • promotes collaboration between the park and its partners
  • provides a forum for researchers and park staff to share discoveries
  • highlights the past, current, and future issues relevant to park management
  • creates opportunities for young professionals and scientists to engage with park staff and the public
  • encourages dialog between the park, the public, students, and scientists
Students present to Superintendent Baker
Students present their research to former Superintendent Baker at the 2015 Research Conference.

NPS/James Westfall

Past Conferences Proceedings

2017 Research Conference Proceedings

2015 Research Conference Proceedings

2012 Research Conference Proceedings

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Last updated: January 31, 2019