Features

Trivia Challenge: Parks in the Arctic

Q: Alaska is home to nearly two-thirds of the land in the entire National Park System—some 54 million acres in […]

11 of the Best Bird-Watching Spots for Fall

More than 700 distinct bird species can be found in America’s national parks. Exploring this incredible array of wildlife is […]

Volunteer divers at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

What Lies Beneath

Citizen Scientists Dive into Lake Michigan to Combat Invasives and Help Save Birds at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Ever wonder what lies beneath Lake Michigan? Emily Tyner, a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has been working […]

Jim Thorpe’s main street has become a mecca for trail enthusiasts and history buffs. The American Planning Association named it one of America’s Great Places.

Connecting History and People along the Delaware & Lehigh

The Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L) in eastern Pennsylvania unites five counties and commemorates the rivers, canals, and […]

Two wolves howl at Yellowstone National Park.

Parks Sound Off

5 Favorite National Park Noises—and Where to Find Them

What does your day-to-day life sound like? Soundscapes, like landscapes, are unique. They ground us in a place, providing clues […]