Great Waters

Florida Ups the Ante in Everglades Restoration with $90 Million Funding Surprise

Disastrous flooding in South Florida is making the news again as water from Lake Okeechobee overflows and is released through the […]

A Q&A with NPCA’s New Acting President on Transition and Opportunity

The journalist Linda Ellerbee once said, “What I like most about change is that it’s a synonym for ‘hope.’” This […]

The Colorado River in Glen Canyon National Park.

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 […]

Baltimore or San Francisco: Which city has the most super parks? Photos © Ed Stierli/NPCA and Cphoto/Dreamstime.

Vote in the Super Bowl Park Poll

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 […]