“Other than the threat of being killed when we break the rules, bears face a new threat. As our climate warms, their hibernation duration is growing shorter causing them to require more food the rest of the year - more food than the fluctuating climate in these life zones may be able to provide.” Nick Mollé
Snowpack in the Rockies is something we’ve been measuring since the days of the great Enos Mills In this clip from our new film, ‘Nature of the Beasts’, Nick goes to Niwot Ridge (just south of Rocky Mountain National Park), home to one of the country’s major snow monitoring areas.
In this clip from our new film, "Nature of the Beasts", Nick talks about the world famous elk rut and shares some facts that you might not already know.
It takes all of us to save the life of a bear! Seeing a wild bear is an unforgettable experience! Black bears eat, sleep, and live here. Rocky is an important place for bears. And we hope it is a special place for you. We care about bears. Will you?
Learn about the Moose of Rocky Mountain National Park in this short video!
In this clip from our newest film, "Nature of the Beasts", Nick meets with Scott Rashid from the Colorado Avian Research and Rehabilitation Institute to talk about owls in Rocky Mountain National Park. "Nature of the Beasts" is now playing on PBS stations across the country and is available to purchase on our website as a DVD/Blu-ray combo.
Looking for a good place to see Big Horn Sheep? Check out this clip from "Wild Notes with Nick Mollé" to find out where and when is the best time to see some big horn sheep headbutting.
Every year Estes Park, CO is treated to one of the great events in nature, the elk rut! Here’s an important video we made reminding everyone to be safe and respect these majestic animals.