May, 2013

Take a Hike! 19 Ways to Celebrate National Trails Day

This Saturday, June 1, is National Trails Day, a perfect excuse to get outside and explore a national park. I […]

Video: Wild Salmon at Stake If Mines Are Built Next to Lake Clark National Park and Preserve

“What do we do without fish?” asks June Tracey, a resident of Nondalton, Alaska, in a new video by the […]

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Beautiful Nature, an Hour from Chicago

Partnership Embraces Vision for Indiana Dunes

We often talk about “connecting with nature” and how important it is for urban residents to have access to green […]

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Fracking and National Park Wildlife

Every year, hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and oil (known as “fracking”) moves closer to national park boundaries, posing threats […]

NPCA Chief Operating Officer Theresa Pierno

A Q&A with NPCA’s New Acting President on Transition and Opportunity

The journalist Linda Ellerbee once said, “What I like most about change is that it’s a synonym for ‘hope.’” This […]