May, 2012

View a “Ring of Fire” from National Parks This Sunday

Making weekend plans? National park visitors in the Southwest and parts of California are in for a treat this Sunday, […]

Prevent Wolf Hunting in Wyoming’s National Parks

The gray wolf has made a stunning comeback in the northern Rockies. In the late 1920s, wolves had been completely eradicated from western […]

The view from Big Bend in Glacier National Park, early May 2012

Friday Photo: Happy Birthday, Glacier!

Break out the party hats: Glacier National Park in northwest Montana was created 102 years ago today. Park officials are largely […]

An aerial view of the Hanford B Reactor in Washington State, 1945.

Preserving the Manhattan Project

Cynthia Kelly and the Atomic Heritage Foundation

NPCA expects Congress to introduce legislation soon that would create a new Manhattan Project National Historical Park. This park would […]

Volunteers help out at Joshua Tree National Park.

Restoring Land to Protect Joshua Tree National Park

What are the ingredients for a successful restoration event? Ours started with volunteers from the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), […]