Focus on Water

Focus on Water: Celebrating the Clean Water Act’s 40th Anniversary

Forty years ago today, Congress overrode a veto from President Nixon to officially make the Clean Water Act the nation’s […]

Focus on Water: National Parks Play Vital Role in Restoring Great Lakes

Our national parks on the Great Lakes offer 620 miles of shoreline, beaches, dunes, and wetlands. These parks–like Sleeping Bear […]

Kayaking the James River in Richmond, Virginia.

Focus on Water: Living Wild in the Wake of Captain John Smith

Vibrant greenways, rugged trail systems, and urban swimming holes—these features make river towns in America wild locations to visit. But […]


Focus on Water: Celebrating National Water Quality Month

Did you know that August is National Water Quality Month? It makes a lot of sense to draw attention to […]

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Michigan.

Focus on Water: New GeoStory Highlights Park Champions

Summer officially begins today, and with it comes long, hot days with many hours of sunlight. It’s a time when […]