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My Members of Congress Are Friends of the National Parks. Are Yours?

I was lucky enough to grow up in Northern California, just across the majestic Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. […]

Meet the Woman behind Waco Mammoth

Today, President Obama designated America’s newest national park site at Waco Mammoth, preserving a trove of exceptional Ice Age fossils […]

The Arlington Memorial Bridge in Washington, D.C.

Corroded Trust

Urge Congress to Fund Repairs to Aging National Park Roads and Bridges

Though the thousands of commuters that drive across it each day may not realize it, the Arlington Memorial Bridge in […]

The Soda Mountains of Mojave National Preserve. Photo © Michael Gordon.

Mojave Is a Magical Place. Let’s Protect My Former Home

It’s a wondrous thing to have a million and a half acres of spectacular natural habitat right in your back […]

Seventeen towers like these at the James River Bridge in Newport News, Virginia, would forever mar the view from Colonial National Historical Park if the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allows a permit from Dominion Power to move forward. Photo © Margaret Fowler/Save the James Alliance.

400 Years of History at Risk

Help Protect the Historic James River from Ill-Sited Power Lines

Walking along the James River at Jamestown, reflections of a blue sky shine brightly on the pristine water, and it’s […]