Effects in Parks
Learn about the various ways climate change is already affecting our national parks. Climate change is not simply an issue for the future; it is impacting us now. Explore stories of how parks are currently being affected.
Despite the preponderance of scientific evidence about the realities of climate change, many still perceive it as confusing or controversial. Explore some of the frequently asked questions about climate and climate change.
Understanding Climate Science
Read an overview of what exactly is the field of climate science and explore some of the current research findings. See the broad range of impacts our changing climate has on our national parks.
Last updated: April 24, 2015