Crown of the Continent

The Crown of the Continent Research Learning Center (CCRLC) promotes science and stewardship within the Crown of the Continent Ecosystem. The CCRLC is part of a national effort to increase scientific research and literacy in national parks.

By working with a variety of partners, we hope to encourage informed decision making, science literacy, and resource stewardship within Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Grant-Kohrs Ranch, and Little Bighorn Battlefield.

A researcher bends next to a stream sifting through a net in search of aquatic insects.

The CCRLC promotes scientific research by assisting researchers with permits, housing facilities, and funding.

Teachers sit on the lakeshore of a mountain lake and listen to a park ranger.

Many opportunities exist for educators and students to engage in science.

Last updated: June 6, 2022