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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 […]

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 […]

Trunk Bay at Virgin Islands National Park.

Saving Shores Saves Money

Close your eyes and imagine a national park. Did you think of mountains, towering redwoods, dense forests, or perhaps the sublime rock formations […]

The night sky over Death Valley National Park.

10 Spectacular Parks for Stargazing

Celebrate the Special Wonders of a Dark Sky

As the days get shorter, stargazers have more opportunities to celebrate the night—and national parks offer some of the darkest […]