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Morning photo: RMNP!

A little taste of high country heaven

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Trail Ridge Road view.

FRISCO — Dylan and I had a chance to visit Rocky Mountain National Park as part of the crowdfunded Climate Ranger project, meeting with a team of scientists who are monitoring conditions in the park’s alpine tundra as part of the Colorado Natural Heritage Program. The monitoring is part of a global program aimed at trying to track climate-induced changes with long-term data, because we won’t know what climate change is doing unless we study it closely. We’ll do more reporting on this topic in the next few days, but for now, a few pics from the Park. Click on the panos to see the full-size versions.

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An early morning tussle near Milner Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park.

Rocky Mountain National Park Sunrise

Another iPhone pano, shot early morning along Trail Ridge Road.

Bull elk in morning sun, Rocky Mountain National Park.

Bull elk in morning sun, Rocky Mountain National Park.

Lifting morning clouds, Rocky Mountain National Park.

Lifting morning clouds, Rocky Mountain National Park.

 

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