urban parks

Restoring Resiliency at Dyke Marsh

A year ago, Superstorm Sandy slammed the East Coast, demonstrating once again the power of nature. It left behind $65 […]

GirlTrek Takes On National Parks and Helps Black Women and Girls Take Back Their Health

During the month of August, black women and girls from across the country laced up their boots and stepped out […]

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A Legacy Marches On

Remembering the March on Washington 50 Years Later

“We cannot walk alone.” With those words, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. urged a nation to recognize that […]

Students spend the day fishing near Everglades National Park

Miami Students Celebrate the First Annual Everglades Day with Fishing and Fun

Known for its nightlife, delicious food, and incredible beaches, Miami-Dade County is home to more than 2.5 million people. One […]

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Beautiful Nature, an Hour from Chicago

Partnership Embraces Vision for Indiana Dunes

We often talk about “connecting with nature” and how important it is for urban residents to have access to green […]