Research Priorities

Wetland Monitoring

The Continental Divide Research Learning Center leverages science and research to address current and emerging challenges at Rocky Mountain National Park.

The following focus areas have been identified as priorities for research as they support high-priorty management:

  • Visitor Use

  • Climate Change

  • Wetland Ecosystems

  • Forests and Fire

All research permit applications undergo a rigorous review process. Research permit applications addressing priority topics must meet all requirements.

Last updated: December 6, 2022