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5 Ways to Celebrate National Park Week

Have you marked your calendar yet? National Park Week begins this weekend! What’s National Park Week? It’s a celebration of […]

“Save All of the Natural Things”

Schoolkids in California Share What They Love Most about National Parks

“Who do the national parks belong to?” My colleague Kari Kiser, Pacific Regional Council Chairman Michael Malaga, and I posed […]

12 of the Quirkiest National Park Animals

Each month, NPCA puts together a slideshow exploring our National Park System. To get these features delivered to your inbox […]

Petrified Wood at Petrified Forest National Park. Photo © Patrick Poendl/iStockphoto.

Bad Luck, Hot Rocks

Stories Behind the “Cursed” Thieves of Petrified Forest

In 1980, an anonymous writer sent some stolen rocks back to Petrified Forest National Park along with a detailed, guilt-washed […]

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State of Arkansas Wastes Taxpayer Money in Flawed Water Monitoring Study

The fight to protect the Buffalo National River from an industrial hog farm continues to twist and turn, much like […]