March, 2012

The Public Promise Waiting to be Kept

“The best ships in the worst navy”—that’s how one NPS staffer responded when asked to describe history in the National […]

Focus on Water: Protecting Our Great Waters

By Chad Lord, Director, Water Program Today is World Water Day, a day designated by the United Nations to draw […]


The Next Stewards of Our National Parks

The Student Conservation Association has been connecting thousands of young volunteers with outdoor projects in national parks and other public lands […]


Friday Photo: Parks … from Space!

Many of us go to national parks to gaze at the beautiful, clear skies. Thanks to satellite technology, we can now admire our parks […]


Vote for Your Favorite National Parks!

If you have a few minutes and want to take a fun survey, the park lovers at have been […]