Let’s Learn About Conservation

A key component in the national parks ethos, conservation is a vital part of the American journey. It helps us better ourselves, learn from the world around us, and strive to be better in order to protect the parks we love so much. Follow this page to discover different ways that you can practice conservation at home.

The 7 Principles of Leave No Trace

As you prepare to venture out this year, take a moment to get familiar with the seven principles of Leave No Trace (LNT). This set of guidelines helps clarify how we can each participate in outdoor recreation responsibly and leave minimal impact on the lands we are visiting.

Signs of Climate Change in Glacier National Park

The intensified loss of glaciers is directly related to climate change and the warming of our planet. The area around Glacier National Park has experienced a rise in temperature almost twice the normal average.