antiquities act

Why This Hundred-Year-Old Law Matters for Congress and the Park System

The Attack on the Antiquities Act

Why This Hundred-Year-Old Law Matters for Congress and the Park System

In a move that alarmed the conservation community last month, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1459, legislation that […]

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 […]

Valles Caldera

Unfinished Business

While “do-nothing” is the adjective du jour for the 112th Congress, we argue that it is not a fair description […]