marine parks

12 of America’s Best National Park Beaches

Still recovering from the long, cold winter … or just need some sun and surf in your travel plans this […]

Focus on Water: 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 […]

Divers secure moorings to help protect marine resources from damaging anchors.

A Boaters’ Paradise That Preserves Coral Reefs

Creating an Anchorless Park

Imagine boating to paradise and then—without meaning to—causing it harm. Thanks to more than a decade of work in the […]

Volunteers clean oiled birds after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

“How Did They Let This Happen?”

Reflections on the Deepwater Horizon Disaster Three Years Later

Many of us remember the images from the tragic Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion that left 11 people dead. The […]

A NASA photo of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, May 24, 2010.

Three Years Later: Gulf Coast Still Recovering from BP Oil Spill

This Saturday, April 20, marks the third anniversary of the oil rig explosion that devastated coastal communities, waters, and lands […]