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Trivia Challenge: Can You Name This Historic Site?

Q: In 1869, engineers fastened the last spike connecting two railway lines in northwestern Utah, completing the world’s first transcontinental […]

Thomas “Yellowstone” Moran: Influencing Change with Art

Can one person’s artistic vision create change and protect something astounding? In the case of painter Thomas Moran, one man’s […]

Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad operates through "The Valley That Changed The World." Photo © Heather Mull.

Exploring the Original Oil Country in Northwestern Pennsylvania

This story is part of our series on national heritage areas, the large lived-in landscapes managed through innovative partnerships to […]

Summer learning in national parks

14 Summer Learning Adventures in National Parks

School may be out for the summer, but there are plenty of ways to explore science, history, and the arts—with […]

Teresa Baker in Yosemite National Park.

“100% Community-Driven”

A Q&A with Teresa Baker, Founder of the African American National Parks Event

California outdoorswoman Teresa Baker doesn’t just love national parks. She encourages thousands of people around the country to love them, […]