National Park Service
US Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Interpretive Development Program

Interpreting Climate Change--Training

Learning Opportunities for Interpreting Climate Change -- the time to start interpreting this critical issue is NOW! 

Upcoming instructor-led training -- open to NPS employees, and other DOI employees if space is available.
  • Interpreting Climate Change -- Virtual Class -- February 28-March 2, 2017. This virtual class helps interpreters develop effective, engaging climate change programming for both natural and cultural sites. Read the full announcement and then register in DOI Learn. Registration closes January 31. Each day of this popular overview class involves a schedule of webinars, activities, and discussions.

Interpreting Climate Change Self-study Modules -- study at your own pace and depth, full modules or quick study, with recommended references for further study -- find it all here.

Climate Change in America's National Parks Webinar Series -- This monthly webinar series is presented by the NPS Climate Change Response Program. The purpose of the series is to connect NPS employees, volunteers, and partners Service-wide with scientists and experts to share credible, up-to-date information about climate change in national parks. For more information about this webinar series contact: matt_holly@nps.gov.

Earth to Sky Partnership -- offers periodic courses and webinars for climate change communicators, and hosts an information clearing house on their website -- visit the website to join this community of educators and interpreters. The NPS is a partner in this working group.