Great Waters

Years of Abuse and Overuse Make the Colorado River the Most Endangered River of 2013

This year’s Most Endangered Rivers report from American Rivers makes one thing clear: It is not sustainable for a single […]

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A 49ers Fan and a Ravens Fan Defend Their Cities

What City Has the Most Super National Parks? This Sunday, many national park supporters will keep their hiking boots in […]

Kids paddle on the Anacostia River in Maryland.

Connecting Youth with the Great Outdoors in the Chesapeake

During a beautiful October afternoon on the Anacostia River near Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens in Washington, DC, the only […]

The Cuyahoga River in Cuyahoga Valley National Park

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 […]

Ofu Island in the National Park of American Samoa.

Did You Know? Marine and Coastal Resources of the National Park System

Miles of coastal shoreline in the National Park System: 11,217* Acres of marine and Great Lakes water in the National […]