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New Video Showcases Youth Who Love Gateway

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an intern at Gateway National Recreational Area? This urban […]

Got Milkweed? Crowdfunding Creates a Butterfly Effect for National Parks

Late last month, 30 middle-school students in Queens, New York, planted 200 new milkweed plants at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife […]

On July 4, 2013, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell cut the ribbon with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez, and Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis to reopen Liberty Island for the first time since Hurricane Sandy. NPS photo by Steven Sinski.

The Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

A Lesson in Unity

Exactly one year ago today, Superstorm Sandy made landfall in the New York metropolitan area, leaving a trail of destruction in […]

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How One NPS Employee Turned Her Big Idea about Muppets into a Big Online Adventure for Kids

This past spring, Muppets Elmo and Murray learned how birds build nests at Gateway National Park and how the seasons […]

Destruction on Ellis Island caused by Superstorm Sandy.

Hope in the Wake of Tragedy

Sandy Supplemental Allows for Smart Redevelopment

When Sandy crashed ashore just a few months ago, it ravaged the cities, towns, and shorelines of New York and […]