by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Jan 21, 2015
Sen. Fischer's amendment would add additional paperwork and cost to every locally-driven conservation effort that requires federal designation or land purchase by a U.S. agency.
by Makari Krause - Guest Contributor Dec 13, 2014
The bills passed today include protections for 244,970 acres of new wilderness and the addition of more than 100 miles of rivers to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
by Katie Valentine Dec 12, 2014
“Federal lands should be preserved for the public good.”
by Ari Phillips Nov 24, 2014
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality plan proposed a few years ago relied mostly on natural improvements in air quality.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Sep 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 Jul 16, 2014
Will the oldest national park in the world soon feature oil derricks?
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Jul 10, 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 Jul 3, 2014
A new study confirms that climate change is underway in America's treasured national parks.
by Zack Ford May 30, 2014
An openly gay park ranger explains why preserving LGBT history is important.
by Joanna M. Foster 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.