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Is Your Representative a Friend of the National Parks?

Does anything ever get done in Washington, D.C.? The news constantly portrays Capitol Hill as a deadlocked and rancorous place […]

Congress: Stay On-Mission for Texas’ World-Class Park

Throughout the world, countries vie every year to win the coveted World Heritage status for the most naturally and culturally […]

A fracking well in the Bakken shale formation.

NPCA, Park Ranger Group Take Fracking Message to Congress

Earlier this year, NPCA released an in-depth look at fracking’s impact on our national parks in the report, National Parks […]

Buffalo National River.

Two Million Gallons of Pig Waste Next to a National River? What a Load of Hogwash!

Imagine a factory farm with thousands of confined pigs and tons of waste just six miles upstream from a pristine […]

Joshua Tree National Park

No Trash, Just Treasure

Landfill Development Finally Defeated at Joshua Tree National Park

By David Lamfrom, California Desert Senior Program Manager We’ve been treated to quite a spring here in the California desert. […]