landscape conservation

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 […]

Take Action to Protect Yosemite Valley’s Wild and Scenic Merced River

There are few places better known or more loved than Yosemite National Park. As a transplated Californian originally from Iowa, it […]

An illustration of the Underground Railroad, Library of Congress

President Obama Preserves Three Important Sites in America’s History, Honors Civil War Hero Harriet Tubman

Today the country celebrates an important milestone in preserving its history. After years of advocacy and study, President Obama has […]

The new Tamiami Trail bridge.

Focus on Water: Celebrating World Water Day with Major Everglades Milestone

Today, March 22, we celebrate World Water Day. Officially sanctioned by the United Nations, this year’s theme is water cooperation, […]

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 […]