by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on September 25, 2014
"These lands belong to all of us, and it is imperative that we keep it that way," said Sen. Martin Heinrich.
by Scott Keyes Posted on July 16, 2014 Updated: July 16, 2014
Will the oldest national park in the world soon feature oil derricks?
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: August 25, 2014
Cruz's amendment would require the federal government to transfer excess land to the states or sell it to the highest bidder.
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 3, 2014
A new study confirms that climate change is underway in America's treasured national parks.
by Zack Ford Posted on May 30, 2014 Updated: May 30, 2014
An openly gay park ranger explains why preserving LGBT history is important.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 14, 2014
Two World Wildlife Fund (WWF) staff members have received death threats for speaking out against oil exploration in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 1, 2014
Marc Jacobs, one of the GOP's candidates for Iowa's Senate seat, has an unusual idea for lowering government debt: sell off publicly-owned mineral rights.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 18, 2014
“This is a wake-up call,” one Park Service researcher said.
by Matt Lee-Ashley - Guest Contributor Posted on March 26, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
"Guys on the West Coast ... west of the Mississippi, they know they've got oil and gas under the land that they can't touch because it's on a national park or some sort of federal land,” said Rep. Pete Olson.
by Matt Lee-Ashley - Guest Contributor Posted on March 20, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The House of Representatives is planning to vote next week to overturn a 108 year-old law that presidents of both parties have used to protect iconic American places, including the Grand Canyon, the Statue of Liberty, and Arches National Park.