The NPS recognizes the value of parks to science, and relies on science to inform its management decisions and educational activities.
Various research databases, reports, map layers, and other resources are available online via the IRMA portal.
Research conducted by ECE faculty spans a broad swath of leading-edge technology which impacts most facets of the Defense Department's warfighting capability, ranging from secure voice and computer communication networks to advanced information warfare systems, guidance of precision strike weapons and shipboard electric power.
The CCRLC coordinates brown bags and other events to share this research with park staff and the public. Research Learning Centers × Contact Us. Prehistoric split-twig figurine from Grand Canyon National Park. Research Refresher. NPS Photos. These park-based centers facilitate and support research and science education programs. Reaching this goal is a complex and multi-step process; there is no "right" or "only" way to proceed.
They have unparalleled natural, cultural, and historic resources that lend themselves to integrated and multidisciplinary research.
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Located adjacent to Saguaro National Park, the DRLC is an … There are eighteen RLCs across the country. Research conducted by ECE faculty spans a broad swath of leading-edge technology which impacts most facets of the Defense Department's warfighting capability, ranging from secure voice and computer communication networks to advanced information warfare systems, guidance of precision strike weapons and shipboard electric power. The first Research Learning Centers (RLCs) were established in 2001 as part of the National Park Service's Natural Resource Challenge, a broad initiative to guide and enable parks to revitalize and expand their natural resource programs. These include matching funds, suggested research emphasis areas, computer information systems, office space, low-cost housing, and access to extensive biological and cultural datasets. NPS. They have unparalleled natural, cultural, and historic resources that lend themselves to integrated and multidisciplinary research. Research Centers within the ECE Department.
RLCs are science centers where education and research programs are centered, usually in a dedicated building. NPS Instructions and Notices; Administration; Disaster Preparedness and Response; Office of University Communications; Naval Support Activity Monterey; Fitness & Recreation; Morale Welfare and Recreation; Fleet and Family Support Center; Youth and Teen Programs; Religious Programs; Post Office The National Park Service can not accomplish a task of this magnitude alone.
Research Databases. These centers strive to increase scientific activity in the national park system, to communicate research that supports stewardship and to make science part of the visitor experience.
NPS Photo. They contain diverse protected environments that can be studied singly or in comparison to unprotected environments.
America's national parks are extraordinary places to conduct research on a wide variety of topics. Murie Science and Learning Center: located in Denali National Park & Preserve; Research and discovery in the subarctic and arctic. Each learning center will pro- vide computer access and laboratory, office, and dormitory facilities for visiting researchers. The goal of this research is to collect and analyze information in order to answer a question, support an argument, or test a hypothesis. National Interagency Fire Center; NPS Law Enforcement Training Center (NPS LETC) Western Center for Historic Preservation ; Regions. Alaska Region; NPS Region 6, 7, and 8- Upper and Lower Colorado Basin, Texas, Arkansas; Midwest Region; National Capital Area- NPS Region 1; Interior Region 1- North Atlantic-Appalachian; Pacific West Region; Southeast Region; WASO; Programs.
NPS/Melissa Sladek Learn and Explore. The Crown of the Continent Research Learning Center (CCRLC) provides a variety of opportunities to learn about research, history, and resource issues happening within Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks. For Researchers. Research Learning Centers are field stations for many collaborative research activities, providing researchers with laboratory, office space, dormitory facilities and access to park research priorities and scientists. Keith Lombardo, Ph.D. Director, Southern California Research Learning Center Mediterranean Coast Network 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive San Diego, CA 92106 Email: keith_lombardo@nps… The National Park Service welcomes and encourages park-based research by non-NPS scholars from academic and government organizations. NPS Learn and Explore. The NPS works with many partners through the Alaska Science and Learning Centers.