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Explore Georgia's historic and picturesque Augusta Canal National Heritage Area

A Unique City with an Explosive Past

Explore Georgia's historic and picturesque Augusta Canal National Heritage Area

This story is part of our series on national heritage areas, the large lived-in landscapes managed through innovative partnerships to […]

Tackling a Mountain with Mom

For ages, I’d been trying to convince my mom to get outside. As someone who loves being in nature, I […]

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State of Arkansas Wastes Taxpayer Money in Flawed Water Monitoring Study

The fight to protect the Buffalo National River from an industrial hog farm continues to twist and turn, much like […]

Visitors explore the otherworldly landscape of Arabia Mountain in Georgia. Photo © David Foster.

This Month’s Featured National Heritage Area: Lunar-Like Landscapes and Inspiring History Await at Arabia Mountain

Creating the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (AMNHA) took some time—about 400 million years, give or take. Nature, history, and […]

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Essential Paddling Guide: Paddling The Buffalo, America’s First National River

The following post is reprinted from National Parks Traveler. These stories are part of the new Essential Guide for Paddling […]