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New numbers break all-time national park tourism records

Park Service Releases Most-Visited National Park Sites of 2014

New numbers break all-time national park tourism records

Yesterday, the National Park Service released data on the number of people who visited sites throughout the park system in […]

How Much Pollution Is Too Much?

Why NPCA Is Pushing for Healthier Air Standards

As our understanding of air pollution evolves, so does the U.S. government’s responsibility to regulate these dangers. According to new […]

Buffalo National River.

Judge’s Ruling a Victory for Buffalo National River

Coalition Seeks to Protect Arkansas’ National River from Factory Farm Waste

The end of 2014 brought a legal victory so significant for the Buffalo National River watershed in Arkansas that the […]

The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

5 Ways the New Congress Can Support National Parks

If you’re looking forward to the New Year and getting ready to turn over a new leaf, you aren’t alone. […]

San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas is an exceptional economic engine for the local community. Now, thanks to new legislation, Congress is expanding this park site.

Historic “Parks Package” Passes Congress

Frequently asked questions on the new legislation that will expand and further enhance America’s National Park System

Today, Congress authorized the largest expansion of the National Park System since 1978 by passing the National Defense Authorization Act […]