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3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
This Sept. 23, 2012 file photo shows buffalo in Custer State Park in western South Dakota.
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7 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
View from Sir Francis Drake Blvd of Historic B Ranch in Point Reyes Station, Calif.
11 hrs ago | Everglades National Park
News Release Date: April 21, 2014 Contact: General Park Information , 305-242-7710 Contact: Media Contact Linda Friar , 305-242-7714 Everglades National Park has reopened areas closed to protect the Frank Key Roseate Spoonbill colony during nesting season.The channel running along the west end of Frank Key, and the Carl Ross Key campsite, have been ... (more)
15 hrs ago | Patch.com
Release, National Park Service: As Jon G. James, "JJ" arrives on the job this week, he will bring not only an impressive knowledge of American history, but also a passion to preserve and share events that have shaped our nation.
20 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls
Officials are preparing for a nearly 2,200-acre planned fire at Wind Cave National Park in southwest South Dakota.
Federal scientists studied mercury contamination in 21 Western national parks for years and last week announced bad news for Yosemite National Park -- the worst-tainted fish in the entire study was in a lake not far from Tioga Road.
The National Park Service has approved a plan to dredge about 60,000 cubic yards of sand at Watch Hill and 10,000 cubic yards at Sailors Haven between October and the end of the year.
Authorities say a rock climber at Yosemite National Park had to be rescued by helicopter after falling 30 feet and suffering major injuries.
The man arrested earlier this year for a 2012 stabbing and sexual assault in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park has entered a guilty plea.
As dawn streaked the sky above the Mall on Sunday, April Vance was far from her native California, where she usually celebrates Easter, but she felt right at home.
The Denison City Council will vote Monday on an ordinance that would allow micro-breweries and distilleries in the downtown area.
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Indiana Dunes State Park have much more than just sand, and new programs at both destinations aim to introduce visitors to the parks' diversity.
National forest managers are opening recreation areas that have been closed since a massive wildfire scorched areas in and around Yosemite National Park last summer.
Submitted photo This stone-lined roasting pit is like those used during the Mescal Roast, coming up April 30 to May 4 at Guadalupe Mountains National Park.
The column The Daily Beach is intended to provide a snapshot of what's happening along the beaches of Alabama and the Florida Panhandle, as well as the writer's opinions on issues impacting the coast.
Michael Murphy worked 72 hours straight in the aftermath of the bombing. He shared how his experience with the disaster influenced how he does his job today.