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4 min ago | Seattle Times
Larry Oppert, of Klamath Falls, Ore., snowshoes past Crater Lake in Crater Lake National Park, Ore.
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2 hrs ago | NBC2 News
FWC is offering up to $12,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for fatally shooting a Florida panther in the Big Cypress National Preserve earlier this month.
6 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler
Petrified Forest National Park has lots of petrified wood...as well as remains of some ancient reptiles, such as these remains of a Rauisuchian, which no doubt would intrigue aspiring paleontologists.
10 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler
Golden Spike National Historic Site in Utah will be holding its annual Winter Steam Days on December 28, 29 and 30 this year.
12 hrs ago | Live Science
This wallpaper shows Everglades National Park in Florida. It is the largest subtropical wilderness in the United States and boasts rare and endangered species.
The Friends of Arches and Canyonlands Parks and the National Park Service have been working with community officials from Grand and San Juan County, retired park rangers, and Canyonlands Natural History Association to plan the celebration, for the 50 year anniversary of Canyonlands National Park.
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Fresh air and birding are on tap this Saturday at Theodore Roosevelt National Park , where the annual Christmas Bird Count will be conducted in the park's South Unit.
As reported here Sunday , the National Audubon Society designated areas around Canyonlands National Park a Globally Important Bird Area .
An unidentified pair of visitors to Yellowstone National Park in 1997 photograph the Old Faithful geyser as it rockets 100-feet skyward in Wyoming.
A Kiva Room, top, and the exterior of the lodging units at Mesa Verde National Park.
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The Oglala Sioux Tribal Council has backed away from a plan to force cattle ranchers from their leased lands for a 100,000-acre bison reserve in the South Unit of Badlands National Park in southwestern South Dakota.
The structures on this property will be removed and the landscape rehabilitated so it reflects its appearance in September 1862.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund honored veterans and active-duty military personnel on Monday during its 17th Annual Christmas Tree Ceremony at The Wall.
The Summit Road at Scotts Bluff National Monument will be open, weather permitting, from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, December 20, 21, and 22, so visitors may view the holiday lights of the surrounding area.
'I pushed and he went over': Newly-released tapes show Montana newlywed confessing to killing her husband in argument on a cliff Unseen FBI interviews have been released showing a newlywed confessing to pushing her husband of eight days off a cliff as they argued about her second thoughts about the marriage.