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Episodes

Oregon Caves NM: Wild Caving, Geology, and the River Styx – PWPR 25

10/22/2018
In the Siskiyou mountains at 4,000 feet exists one of the few marble caves in the National Park Service. On this... The post Oregon Caves NM: Wild Caving, Geology, and the River Styx – PWPR 25 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:48:30

Bainbridge Island: The Incarceration of Japanese Americans in WWII

10/8/2018
The flourishing immigrant community at Bainbridge Island was home to people from all over the world looking for a new start... The post Bainbridge Island: The Incarceration of Japanese Americans in WWII appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:49:40

Klondike Gold Rush NHP: Seattle’s Gold Rush Boom – PWPR 23

10/1/2018
The Klondike Gold Rush of 1897 caused an economic boom for the city of Seattle. People flocked to the Pacific Northwest... The post Klondike Gold Rush NHP: Seattle’s Gold Rush Boom – PWPR 23 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:44:04

Mt Rainier NP: Glaciers and Climate Change – PWPR 22

9/24/2018
Geomorphologist Paul Kennard calls Mount Rainier National Park the canary in a coal mine when it comes to climate change. Glaciers... The post Mt Rainier NP: Glaciers and Climate Change – PWPR 22 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:49:59

Mt Rainier NP: Volcanic Activity and Park Geology – PWPR 21

9/10/2018
A trip to Mount Rainier National Park brings you through lush landscapes dotted with wildflowers. However, a beast lies beneath the... The post Mt Rainier NP: Volcanic Activity and Park Geology – PWPR 21 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:46:36

Lewis and Clark NHP: A Multilayered Tale of Exploration – PWPR 20

9/3/2018
The tale of Lewis and Clark is one many Americans heard in school. Two mountain men who explore the west with... The post Lewis and Clark NHP: A Multilayered Tale of Exploration – PWPR 20 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:49:36

Whitman Mission NHS: Cultural Misunderstandings – PWPR 19

8/27/2018
In the early 1800’s the US went through a revival of Christianity and people of faith signed up to minister to... The post Whitman Mission NHS: Cultural Misunderstandings – PWPR 19 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:48:39

Glacier NP: Wildlife Safety with the Bark Ranger – PWPR 18

8/20/2018
Bark Ranger Gracie has a big job at Glacier National Park: to keep wildlife away from high visitor use areas in... The post Glacier NP: Wildlife Safety with the Bark Ranger – PWPR 18 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:44:11

Little Bighorn Battlefield NM: Examining Why We Preserve Battlefields – PWPR 17

8/13/2018
The Battle of Little Bighorn is one of the most written about and mythologized battles in US history. On this episode... The post Little Bighorn Battlefield NM: Examining Why We Preserve Battlefields – PWPR 17 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:48:48

Mt Rushmore: Preservation of the Sculpture – PWPR 16

8/6/2018
How does the National Park Service keep the presidents looking pristine? In this episode of Podcasts with Park Rangers we discuss... The post Mt Rushmore: Preservation of the Sculpture – PWPR 16 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:40:50

Mt Rushmore: The Story Behind An American Icon – PWPR 15

7/23/2018
Have you ever wondered how four presidential faces end up carved into the side of a mountain in the Black Hills... The post Mt Rushmore: The Story Behind An American Icon – PWPR 15 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:42:40

Badlands NP: Growing Up in the National Parks – PWPR 14

7/16/2018
What would it be like growing up in the National Parks? Ranger Aaron Kaye’s father was also a Park Ranger, and... The post Badlands NP: Growing Up in the National Parks – PWPR 14 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:45:25

Badlands NP: Bison, Bighorn Sheep and Black Footed Ferret – PWPR 13

7/9/2018
Badlands National Park wildlife is in a class of its own. Bison, bighorn sheep and the endangered black-footed ferret draw people... The post Badlands NP: Bison, Bighorn Sheep and Black Footed Ferret – PWPR 13 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:44:55

Badlands NP: Paleontology and Visitor Fossil Discoveries – PWPR 12

6/25/2018
Did you know the birth of American Paleontology occurred at Badlands National Park? The park is home to one of the... The post Badlands NP: Paleontology and Visitor Fossil Discoveries – PWPR 12 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:46:09

Minuteman Missile NHS: Commanding the Missile – PWPR 11

6/18/2018
We take a look at the Cold War, as we discuss tensions with the USSR which led to the creation of... The post Minuteman Missile NHS: Commanding the Missile – PWPR 11 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:46:53

Rocky Mountain: Climbing Ranger – PWPR 10

6/11/2018
Let’s explore what life as a climbing ranger at one of the premier parks for mountain climbing in the world, Rocky... The post Rocky Mountain: Climbing Ranger – PWPR 10 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:44:40

Rocky Mountain: Alpine Tundra – PWPR 9

6/4/2018
Elks, pika, and marmot, oh my! Meet the otherworldly mammals of the alpine tundra. And, learn what it takes to dig... The post Rocky Mountain: Alpine Tundra – PWPR 9 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:40:33

A Fossil Day at Florissant – PWPR 8

5/28/2018
Plant and insect fossils and petrified tree stumps are the main attractions at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument. But, many visitors... The post A Fossil Day at Florissant – PWPR 8 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:48:29

Canyonlands: The Needles District – PWPR 7

5/21/2018
The red rock canyons of Utah are some of the most iconic landscapes in the National Park System. In the Needles... The post Canyonlands: The Needles District – PWPR 7 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:38:08

Great Sand Dunes NP: Singing Sands – PWPR 6

5/14/2018
The tallest sand dunes in North America are located high in the mountains of Colorado. But did you know, they can... The post Great Sand Dunes NP: Singing Sands – PWPR 6 appeared first on Virtual Kamper.

Duration:00:43:58