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An unattended campfire near a main route into Yosemite National Park has grown into a blaze that has led to the evacuations of 800 homes and 1,500 people, officials said Tuesday.
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Starting Thursday, federal and state officials say they will impose the restrictions on public lands in southern Utah and northern Arizona.
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Erik Weihenmayer, the famed blind adventurer who has climbed to the top of Mount Everest, was part of the effort to save nearly 260 acres at the top of the Zion Narrows Trail from development.
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Teachers will travel to Stockton Island to learn about climate change impacts in the Apostle Islands as part of the "Changing Climate - Changing Culture" teacher institute scheduled for July 15-18.
A herd of dinosaurs are trapped in rock outside Arches National Park, and state paleontologists need a helicopter to bring it back to the lab to see what's really inside.
Rain helped firefighters douse Colorado's most destructive wildfire in state history, while a new wind-whipped blaze in California forced evacuations and threatened homes Monday near Yosemite National Park.
Acadia National Park rangers say a broken rope was to blame for an incident that injured three climbers on a 25-foot-high rock face and led to a complicated rescue.
State fire officials say the Carstens fire has burned 1 and 1/2 square about six miles northeast of Mariposa off of Highway 140, one of the main routes into Yosemite National Park.
The annual Flint Hills butterfly census is coming up, and officials at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve are inviting the public to take part.
This aerial view of the fire in the Wild Mountain area of Dinosaur National Monument was taken June 15, 2013.
Preservationists are using computer sensors and other high-tech methods to protect massive iron Civil War guns at a fort in South Carolina that fired on Fort Sumter to open the war in April 1861.
The National Park Service is looking for someone to run the lunch counter at the Kelso Depot in Mojave National Preserve.
A great way to experience national parks is to get out on your bike and pedal through them.
Old Fall River Road, a popular, historic one-way dirt road from the east side of Rocky Mountain National Park to the Alpine Visitor Center, will be closed for about two weeks for repairs to damage caused by avalanches.
Closures for five of the seven previously closed trailheads within the vicinity of the Big Meadows Fire at Rocky Mountain National Park were lifted this morning as efforts continue to contain the blaze that broke out there earlier in the week.