National Park

Problem with birds flying in your windows… Try this method like Zion National Park

Everyone loves floor-to-ceiling windows, but sometimes they come at a horrific cost…the death of birds. If you have the unfortunate problem of birds constantly colliding with your windows but don’t want to obstruct your view, consider applying UV decals that contain a special component that brilliantly reflects ultraviolet light that is visible to birds. but […]

National Park

Why a historic Delaware school is now part of the national park system

There’s a small red brick building tucked away in a corner of Hockessin that was at the heart of a case that shaped the history of the United States. On Thursday, President Joe Biden assured that this building would be protected forever, signing legislation to incorporate the colorful Hockessin School #107 into the national park […]

National Park

Acadia National Park’s carriage road is perfect for hikers

Acadia National Park is one of America’s greatest national treasures along the east coast. It is enriched by a gift from philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr. about 100 years ago by his creation of Mount Desert Island‘s famous carriage roads. Explore beautiful Mount Desert Island and experience approximately 45 miles of rustic carriage roads. Acadia […]

National Park

Celebrate New Mexico: Carlsbad Caverns National Park

In southeastern New Mexico, in the Guadalupe Mountains, there is a journey below the surface that will make you feel like you are in another world. those early explorers would have lived, it’s just phenomenal,” said Carlsbad Caverns National Park guide Aubrey Brown. Brown talks about the Carlsbad Caverns. You can hike, but we did […]

National Park

Reality TV ‘Bear Whisperer’ Accused of Illegally Killing Bears in Alaska’s Kenai Fjords National Park

By Tess Williams Update: 42 a few minutes ago Published: 47 a few minutes ago A screenshot from a YouTube channel guest show with Blaine Anthony, star and producer of the reality show “Bear Whisperer,” in 2018. (YouTube screenshot) The star of a reality TV series called ‘The Bear Whisperer’ is facing federal criminal charges […]

National Park

Wildlife at home in Mesa Verde National Park – The Journal

A fox looks at a surveillance camera at the Spring House site in Mesa Verde National Park. (Courtesy of Mesa Verde National Park) Park cameras capture a variety of species in and around ancient dwellings When tourists leave the cliff houses of Mesa Verde National Park, wildlife wanders around for a photo opportunity. Cameras monitor […]

National Park

Which could it be?

Today, the United States has some 63 national parks (plus national reserves, national monuments, national historic sites, etc.). These are designated for their natural beauty, diverse ecosystems, or other reasons and are generally managed by the National Park Service. They preserve much of America’s most amazing landscapes for future generations. The first national park in […]

National Park

The best Airbnb in every national park, from lodges in Yellowstone to bungalows in Key West

National parks are having a moment. Many of the top 10 most-visited parks have implemented day-use reservation systems after record visitor numbers in 2021, and even if you’re lucky enough to find one of these coveted spots, there’s still what to worry about. While hotels in the park may conjure up images of yesteryear with […]

National Park

| National Park Service Announces Phase II Fire Restrictions Effective May 4, 2022 for El Malpais and El Morro National MonumentsNM Fire Info

May 4, 2022 by npsnmfireinfo May 4, 2022 Contact: Lisa Dittman, 505-285-4641 ext. 218, [email protected] Grants, NM – Due to extreme fire danger, Phase II fire restrictions are being implemented at El Malpais and El Morro National Monuments. Stage II restrictions include no campfires or smoking outside in the park. These restrictions come into effect […]

National Park

Park Police and National Park Service to resume honor flight escort

It’s Military Appreciation Month, and the leaders of the Honor Flight Network are celebrating the 250,000th visit to the program by a veteran at the National Mall. It’s Military Appreciation Month, and the leaders of the Honor Flight Network are celebrating the 250,000th visit to the program by a veteran at the National Mall. On […]

National Park

Connecting protected areas from Yellowstone to the Yukon shows the value of conserving large landscapes, not just isolated parks and reserves

Fresh grizzly bear tracks in Yellowstone National Park.Jacob W. Frank, NPS/Flickr Charles C. Chester, Brandeis University and Mark Hebblewhite, The University of Montana As human development expands more and more around the world, very few large ecosystems remain relatively intact and uninterrupted by highways, cities, or other man-made barriers. One of the biggest exceptions is […]

National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park Raises Admission Fees

ESTES PARK, Colo. (KDVR) — Adventurers planning to explore the alluring trails and mountains of Rocky Mountain National Park this year should plan to bring a little extra cash as the park increases its fees from late may. Increase in daily vehicle packages: Starting May 27, RMNP will increase the one-day vehicle pass from $25 […]

National Park

Park rangers melee in West Africa battle with militants

African Parks in talks to expand into West Africa Non-profit group aims to conserve nature and support locals It is active in areas where Islamist militants pose a threat The lines between conservation and conflict can be blurred DAKAR, April 26 (Reuters) – When a dozen suspected Islamist militants from a neighboring country were seen […]

National Park

Ground Zero in the battle against invasive species

Balanced like a statue in the saw grass, the ivory-white heron may have been resting, or perhaps waiting for its next meal to be within sight under its slender paws. Opposite, an anhinga rested on a tree branch, its wings spread to catch the morning breeze and dry itself. From my vantage point on the […]

National Park

CHP helicopter rescues injured hiker at Pinnacles National Park

advance. Please close your left foot forward and keep your board. What is your altitude? 1 25 front left to keep your left left left, Just left with your left, hold your left to your front front front front. 321 one hold your lotus foot forward on the floor. Hold the rubber. Disconnection that turns […]

National Park

Two Monteros and a Land Cruiser explore the mines of Joshua Tree National Park

Chevrolet recently invited four waves of journalists to Joshua Tree National Park for days of off-road fun in the new Silverado ZR2 pickup truck. My friend Lawson Mollica also picked the same dates for a family vacation in Palm Springs, so we decided to jump at the chance and head out the next day for […]

National Park

Glacier National Park transitions to spring operations | national news

Despite persistent winter weather, Glacier National Park is preparing for spring and summer operations. “While full park operations are still months away, visitors will see more and more recreational opportunities throughout April and May,” park spokeswoman Gina Kerzman said. in a press release. This spring, the park is implementing hiker/mountain bike closures around avalanche zones […]

National Park

National Park Day and Week Excursionists | Daily Skimming Weekend

Day travelers To change the mentalities : Psychedelics are making their way into the mainstream. And in modern medicine. Can they cure America’s mental health crisis? The story “Mums Who Mushrooms.” “Can MDMA save a marriage?” “LSD Capitalism.” If it seems like psychedelics are everywhere, don’t worry, you’re not hallucinating. Substances like psilocybin (aka mushrooms), […]

National Park

Warren County Backtracks and Opposes Designation of Delaware Water Gap National Park | State

BELVIDERE, NJ — By unanimous vote, the Warren County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution late Wednesday that reversed its previous support for efforts to make the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area a national park. Commissioner Jason Sarnoski introduced the resolution, which was not on the official agenda, opposing the transformation of the already […]

National Park

Grammy-nominated musician Jose Elias will perform Everglades Songbook Suite, a free concert in Everglades National Park over Earth Day weekend!

Live performance of an original work to commemorate the park’s 75th anniversary Miami, April 11, 2022 – Community Arts and Culture (CAC) and Living Arts in Miami (AML) are proud to present Jose Elias’ Everglades Songbook Suite (ESS)a dynamic live concert featuring new musical compositions and soundscapes that celebrate the sights and sounds of the […]

National Park

Creek State Park in Beaver County offers fishing, camping, hiking

If you’re looking for a quiet place to go fishing and maybe have a picnic in western Pennsylvania, you should visit Raccoon Creek State Park. Located just west of Pittsburgh in Beaver County, it’s a nature lover’s respite from the hustle and bustle of the Steel City. I stopped here on March 31, just days […]

National Park

Utah woman Margaret Osswald dies after falling in Grand Canyon National Park

A Utah woman has died after falling in the Grand Canyon while traveling by private boat, the National Parks Service has said. Margaret Osswald, 34, of Salt Lake City, fell about 20 feet near Camp Ledges along the Colorado River around 6:30 p.m. Monday, resulting in fatal injuries, officials said. Osswald was on day 6 […]

National Park

Indiana Dunes National Park and Dunes Tourism Offer Volunteer Opportunities | Indiana 105 | Chicago Country Station in South Bend

Indiana Dunes National Park and Indiana Dunes Tourism have partnered to offer drop-in volunteering, described as a hassle-free volunteer option for those looking to help out in the Indiana Dunes. Opportunities will be available most days of the week and will include stewardship, catering, park cleanup, and more. On […]

National Park

Boaters took wild foal to North Carolina island, park says

The newborn foal is now in the care of the Shackleford Horse Foundation due to being separated from its mother by tourists. National Park Service photo According to Cape Lookout National Seashore, a newborn feral horse on one of North Carolina’s barrier islands had to be permanently removed from its mother after well-meaning tourists carried […]

National Park

National park battlefield irises could mark razed black houses

CORRECTS BUILDING IN BACKGROUND This March 29, 2021 photo, provided by Paul Christiansen, shows white crinum lilies, native to Africa, and purple Louisiana irises at the site of the Battle of New Orleans and Little historic black neighborhood of Fazendeville, founded around 1870 and demolished in the mid-1960s to join two parts of a national […]

National Park

Poems bloom in spring in Olympic National Park

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK – Poetry complements nature starting today as the Northern Olympic Library System and Olympic National Park work together to deliver the annual Poetry Walks. This year’s program will continue until May 31 on five trails in the park. “The library and Olympic hope the playful combination of nature and art will encourage […]

National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park closes roads ahead of Wednesday’s high wind warning

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is closing several roads ahead of a warning of high winds and storms that are expected to move through eastern Tennessee on Wednesday night. The park said the decision to close the roads was made because of the potential for hazardous conditions caused by downed […]

National Park

On 150th anniversary, book looks at founding of Yellowstone National Park

“Saving Yellowstone” by Megan Kate Nelson (Photo by Darrell Ehrlick from The Daily Montanan). By DARRELL EHRLICKMontanan Daily When educators cover American history, the Civil War period usually gives way to westward expansion. Often Reconstruction, the period immediately following the Civil War, is glossed over or portrayed only as a movement in the American South. […]

National Park

White-lipped deer seen in Sanjiangyuan National Park in Qinghai – Xinhua

Photo taken on March 24, 2022 shows a herd of white-lipped deer at the source of the Lancang River section of Sanjiangyuan National Park in northwest China’s Qinghai Province. Sanjiangyuan, which means “the source of the three rivers”, is home to the sources of the Yangtze, Yellow and Lancang rivers. The ecological system has steadily […]

National Park

The disappearance of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park remains a mystery

For 10 years, Derek Lueking’s mother has maintained a constant presence on a dedicated Facebook page to search for her son, a young man who was reported missing from Great Smoky Mountains National Park on March 17, 2012. The tone of the Find Derek Lueking page inevitably morphed over time, shifting from initial calls for […]

National Park

Kruger National Park rhino poacher is 53 and will purge less than half

Johan founded Saving the Survivors, an NGO aimed at treating injured wild animals. (PHOTO: Grandpa Morake) A man was sentenced to 53 years in prison for poaching rhinos, but will effectively serve less than half. He fled after securing bail in a rhino poaching case and was arrested on similar charges two years later. His […]

National Park

Celebrate the first annual California State Parks Week June 14-18, 2022

March 16, 2022 – SACRAMENTO, California – The public is invited to celebrate the first annual California State Parks Week, June 14-18, presented by California State Parks, Save the Redwoods League, California Parks and the California State Parks Foundation. Through special community events and in-person and virtual programming, this inaugural event celebrates California’s 279 state […]

National Park

Tuesday: Former ranger’s ALS diagnosis didn’t stop his tribute to US national parks

This interview will be on “St. Louis on the Air” on Tuesday noon hour. This story will be updated after the show. You can Listen live. Fenton native Michael Yochim spent decades working for the National Park Service. While he made shorter stints in Grand Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, his heart was always with […]

National Park

3 rhino poachers caught in Kruger National Park jailed after pleading guilty

Three rhino poachers in Mpumalanga have been sentenced to prison by the Skukuza Regional Court after pleading guilty. PHOTO: Michele D’ottavio, EyeEm, Getty Images Three rhino poachers from Mpumalanga have received heavy sentences. They were convicted before the forensic results were known. The men decided to plead guilty. SAPS Provincial Commissioner in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General […]

National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park Seeks Public Comment on Moraine Park Campground and Surrounding Areas | RMNP News

Rocky Mountain National Park is seeking public engagement and feedback on proposed changes and improvements to infrastructure at Moraine Park Campground and surrounding areas. The proposed project will take place in the eastern part of the park, at the following locations: Moraine Park Campground (MPCG) The northeast section of Moraine Park was concentrated near the […]

National Park

People Everywhere – Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Millions of people visit Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) every year. It is one of the most popular national parks in the country. Scientists are trying to understand the impact of these crowds on the environment. In its ongoing “Science Behind the Scenery” series, RMNP held a public forum on three ongoing research projects under […]

National Park

Whitefish, Glacier National Park is the ultimate winter vacation

Long before the first Europeans arrived in the Whitefish/Glacier National Park area of ​​Montana, Native American tribes including the Pend Oreille, Kootenai and Salish inhabited the area for 14,000 years. Although trappers and immigrants from the west passed through the area during the second half of the century, it was not until 1883 that the […]

National Park

A medieval stone-built manor house in Devon’s Dartmoor National Park which comprises 243 acres of rich farmland and a fantastic range of outbuildings

Known as “one of the finest quadrangular houses in the country”, Morwell Barton is an imposing Grade I listed house with 10,000 square feet of renovated accommodation. Penny Churchill takes a look. According to a Financial Times report, people are returning to UK offices in greater numbers since the start of the pandemic, with the […]

National Park

Feds upgrade popular Marin Headlands trail through Marincello

Mill Valley’s Chris Prentiss walks down the Marincello Trail next to a sidewalk in the Tennessee Valley Recreation Area in Mill Valley, Calif., Wednesday, March 2, 2022. The sidewalk was built nearly five decades ago for the development of Marincello which was eventually discontinued. (Sherry LaVars/Marin Independent Journal) National Park Service-supervised construction continues on a […]

National Park

Study of algae in Acadia National Park lakes shows recovery after acidification – UMaine News

Graduate students Matt Faragher and Vendy Hazukova collect a water sample from Jordan Pond. Photo by Credit C. Schmitt/Schoodic Institute Acadia National Park is known for its beautiful lakes – and they can tell scientists a lot about the health of the environment. New research shows that regulations to reduce anthropogenic sulfur in the atmosphere […]

National Park

National parks cannot continue to do more with less

Letters submitted by BDN readers are vetted by BDN Opinion Page staff. Send your letters to [email protected] Senator Angus King is pushing for additional staff in national parks, and I wholeheartedly agree. For too long national parks have been asked to do more with less. Attendance hit new records at national parks across the country […]

National Park

Yellowstone National Park is officially 150 years old

CODY, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Yellowstone National Park officially turns 150 this week. Over these 150 years, the way visitors experience the park has changed dramatically. Feeding the animals is no longer accepted, although gatherings around the campfire are still popular. Wading in thermal pools is banned these days, although hiking is still a […]

National Park

Bison Trapping Operations Begin in Yellowstone National Park | State and Region

HELENA DORE Column Writer Yellowstone National Park announced on Tuesday that bison trapping has begun near the park’s northern border, meaning efforts to cull the population by dispatch to slaughter are underway. Trapping in the Stephens Creek administrative area began late last week, according to the park. Bison are taken from corrals near Gardiner as […]

National Park

Lençóis Maranhenses National Park in Brazil: Unknown and supernatural

(CNN) — As a visitor first lays eyes on the beautiful paradise pools that characterize Brazil’s Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, it wouldn’t be out of place to assume a hallucination. Dazzling blue lagoons numbering in the thousands hide beneath towering sand dunes draped over 598 square miles. Everyone is inviting – scratch that, beg! — […]

National Park

Governor Larry Hogan – Official Website of the Governor of Maryland

Weekend of events scheduled for next month at Underground Railroad State Park ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today announced that on the 200th anniversary of Harriet Tubman’s birth and the 5th anniversary of its opening, the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park and Visitor Center will host a series of free, tailored programs families […]

National Park

The Southwest’s “Wonderland of Rocks” could be our next National Park

Cover photo: Early morning at the Chiricahua National Monument; photo credit: John Fowler via Flickr CC BY 2.0 Nestled between the Sonoron and Chihuahuan deserts at the southern end of the Rockies, Chiricahua National Monument is one of Arizona’s unsung natural gems. Its distinctive rock formations were created by a volcanic eruption around 27 million […]

National Park

Save Scotty’s Castle in Death Valley

DEATH VALLEY (KLAS) “It was a dream, built on a lie, and devastated by a storm. Historic Scotty Castle in Death Valley National Park remains off-limits to most. It has been that way for more than six years since a flash flood forced the government to close the site. There are a few people, however, […]

National Park

The dovetail log home near Lake Tahoe evokes a national park lodge

Martis Camp’s dovetail log home is listed at nearly $10.5 million. Tahoe Mountain Realty Martis Camp is a gated community of over 2,100 acres amidst forests, meadows and streams, located between Truckee, California and the northern shores of Lake Tahoe. A great example of the types of estates and cottages available in the development is […]

National Park

Senators seek more staff at national parks amid visitation records

Senators said they believe a good staffing level would be 23,000 full-time equivalent positions. BAR HARBOUR, Maine — The independent senator from Maine and a colleague from Montana want more staff at U.S. national parks to keep up with increased visitation. Senators Angus King of Maine and Steve Daines of Montana said visitation and workload […]

National Park

Kilauea Eruption Update, Hawaii Volcanoes Park Map

image of replacement field station offered by the USGS courtesy of the National Park Service (BIVN) – The recurring eruption at the summit of Kilauea Volcano continues, as another pause in lava effusion began Friday morning. Prior to the hiatus, lava was overflowing from the western vent in Halemaʻumaʻu and filling the lava lake that […]

National Park

Death toll in Benin National Park attacks rises as France opens terror probe

Published on: 02/11/2022 – 11:19 Nine people, including a Frenchman, were killed this week in attacks in a national park in Benin’s remote north, on the troubled border of Niger and Burkina Faso, according to a government update. The toll was the deadliest of recent attacks Benin has suffered as West African coastal states face […]

National Park

Congaree National Park will conduct a prescribed burn | Hopkins

Image from Congaree National Park website. Rangers from Congaree National Park, along with staff from Kings Mountain National Military Park, Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park and the SC Forestry Commission will be conducting a prescribed burn during the last two weeks of February and the first week of March. The fire will […]

National Park

National Park Service makes ‘unfortunate’ discovery at Southwest Texas lake: Invasive new mussel

The quagga mussel – a more harmful close relative of the zebra mussel that has already invaded 33 state lakes – has been detected in Texas for the first time. The Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife said quagga mussel larvae have been discovered by National Park Service personnel on four occasions at Amistad International […]

National Park

Yellowstone National Park to Create Bison Management Plan

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS – The National Park Service (NPS) has announced a notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) for a bison management plan at Yellowstone National Park. With this announcement, the NPS introduces a wide range of actions for the management of bison inside the park. This plan allows the NPS […]

National Park

Permits available to catch feral hogs at Big Thicket in Kountze

The invasive species is proliferating in southeast Texas, endangering local wildlife, destroying land and frustrating hunters. KOUNTZE, Texas – It’s not hunting season right now, but the National Park Service wants you to get out your traps to catch the feral hogs in the Big Thicket State Preserve. The invasive species is proliferating in southeast […]

National Park

National Park Service Begins Environmental Impact Statement for Bison Management in Yellowstone National Park and 30-Day Public Comment Period

NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo – The National Park Service announced a notice of intent to prepare an environmental impact statement for a bison management plan at Yellowstone National Park on Friday, January 28. With this announcement, the NPS introduces a wide range of actions for the management of bison inside the park. […]

National Park

Controversy for Khao Yai National Park chief over wild party

After a video emerged showing a wild party with sexy girls in skimpy outfits in Khao Yai National Park, the park chief has been relocated while a full investigation is carried out. The party took place on January 26 and appeared to violate both Covid-19 control laws and the National Parks Act. The event was […]

National Park

Injured skier rescued after small avalanche in Grand Teton National Park

The following is a press release from Grand Teton National Park. MOOSE, Wyoming – The Teton Interagency Dispatch Center received a call around 11:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22 about an injured skier involved in an avalanche in Sliver Corridor on Nez Perce in Grand Teton National Park. Park rangers and Teton County Search and Rescue […]

National Park

Leopard found dead near Sanjay Gandhi National Park | Bombay News

Maharashtra reported the highest number of leopard deaths in the country in 2021 and accounted for 178 out of 614 fatalities. Mumbai: A three-year-old leopard known as C-40 was found dead on a road near Mumbai’s Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) on Tuesday, officials said. The animal’s autopsy ruled out the possibility of a collision […]

National Park

Public opinion polled on new national park site

THE Scottish Borders came second in an online poll to identify the best site for a new national park in Scotland. After many years of campaigning, the Scottish government has confirmed that the country will have at least one new national park by 2026. Last year’s announcement was part of the Shared Policy Agenda released […]

National Park

Park Supervisor (P) Job in Yosemite National Park, CA – Department of Interior

The United States government is a massive employer and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open positions in locations across the country. Below is a summary of qualifications for an active and open Home Office job listing. The opening is for a Park Supervisor (P) in Yosemite National Park, […]

National Park

National park visitors will face ‘Asbo orders’ under new plans to end ‘hostile behaviour’

‘Anti-social’ visitors to the national park will face ‘Asbo orders’ under new plans to end ‘hostile behaviour’ in rural hotspots – following an influx of visitors triggered by the pandemic National Park authorities should be empowered to issue Asbo-type orders Aim is to help parks deal more easily with anti-social behavior Comes as national parks […]

National Park

Fort Clatsop in Lewis and Clark National Historic Park

En route to Fort Clatsop, Louis and Clark National Historic Park / Rebecca Latson “Historical” vs. “Historical”: According to Merriam-Webster.com, “historical” is a general term to describe history, and “historical” is “generally reserved for important and famous moments in history”. Lewis and Clark National Historic Park and Fort Clatsop / National Park Service maps I […]

National Park

Ministry of Environment Authorizes Tiger Safari in Madhav National Park | Latest India News

An enclosure of about 5 to 10 hectares will be built in Madhav National Park in Madhya Pradesh on the model of the Ghorela enclosure in Kanha Tiger Reserve to gently release the tiger. BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh government to develop tiger safari facility in Madhav National Park, Shivpuri, after Environment and Forestry Ministry approved the […]

National Park

Prehistoric rock art “irreparably damaged” by vandals, officials say

Abstract geometric designs in Big Bend National Park in Texas that have survived for thousands of years have been “irreparably damaged” by vandals who inscribed names and dates in prehistoric designs, the National Park Service said. The Park Service said on its website that ancient rock art was damaged on Dec. 26 in the Indian […]

National Park

White Sands National Park sees record number of visitors in 2021

ALAMOGORDO, NM (KRQE) – Despite the ongoing pandemic, an attraction in New Mexico is once again seeing record visits. In the second year of the pandemic, White Sands National Park welcomed more than 780,000 visitors – a number that continues to grow year on year. “It’s an extremely magical place and I think it has […]

National Park

Great Smoky Mountains Association donation of $ 300,000 to Great Smoky Mountains National Park will go to radio stations

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WATE) – The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one step closer to getting valuable new gear. The Great Smoky Mountains Association raised $ 300,000 for the national park to help replace its radio communication systems. The new radio system will allow the park to improve and expand communications with surrounding communities. PHOTOS: […]

National Park

Get off the beaten track and immerse yourself in the eco-adventures of Biscayne National Park – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

The New Year is always about starting over, and in 2022 how about going out more? Biscayne National Park isn’t just for fish, because with their eco-adventures a shipwreck may be in your future. Wait, I don’t mean you’re on it when it’s leaking. Have you ever forgotten that we literally live next to a […]

National Park

Waterbird census begins in Shuklaphanta National Park

Shuklaphanta National Park. (File photo) KANCHANPUR: The census of water birds has started in Shuklaphanta National Park and other areas. The census of waterfowl has started in the lakes and rivers inside and outside the park. The count will continue until January 16. For the census, park office staff, experts from the Nepal Bird Conservation […]

National Park

Ferries from Liberty State Park to Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island to suspend operations for winter

The ferry service from Liberty State Park to Ellis Island and Liberty Island will be suspended from January 3 to March 12, leaving ferries to Battery Park in New York City as the only way to reach the monuments. Jerry Willis, spokesperson for the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island National Monument, which are managed […]

National Park

Five stunning national parks to visit in South Korea

South Korea is home to 22 national parks. getty South Korea may be best known for its sprawling high-tech cities and world-famous entertainment industry, but this peninsular nation is also home to some truly spectacular natural sights. From the island-rich south shore to the northern border, there is no shortage of jagged mountains and lush […]

National Park

New River Gorge National Park celebrates first anniversary of new designation

WEST VIRGINIA (WOAY) – New River Gorge National Park and Preserve is celebrating its first anniversary for its re-conversion to a national park after passing a bill originally created in 1978 and officially promulgating it on December 27, 2020. And now, a year later, the newest national park has seen a lot of positive changes, […]

National Park

The exhibit commemorates the role of the public health department in Hot Springs National Park

HOT SPRINGS – As Hot Springs National Park’s centennial draws to a close, the last part of the year-long celebration recently opened at the Ozark Bath House. Over the next few months, it will host an exhibition around the United States Office of Public Health. “We commemorate the 100th anniversary of the partnership between the […]

National Park

Arrogant monkey tears drink carton from tourist’s pocket in Chinese national park [Video]

Cheeky monkey runs up tourist’s leg to steal carton of milk from pocket in Chinese national park Monkey filmed climbing unsuspecting woman’s leg and grabbing it He rummages in his pocket to find a carton of milk which he then tears and drinks from. Images recorded in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park in China’s Hunan Province […]

National Park

FAA licenses Camden Spaceport near Cumberland Island National Seashore

The prospect of rockets roaring over the maritime forests of Cumberland Island National Seashore came close to reality on Monday / NPS file Editor’s Note: This update, with comments from the Cumberland Island Superintendent, removes obsolete material. Rockets hovering over the Cumberland Island National Seashore along Georgia’s coast came close to reality on Monday when […]

National Park

Calling for young volunteers to help take care of UK national parks | National parks

Kirsty Ferris started volunteering in the South Downs National Park at the age of 18 and wanted to ‘give something back’ while gaining experience with practical outdoor work. Now 22 and running her own garden design company, she has spent hours trimming trees, building fences, putting up hedges, helping conserve grasslands and improving access to […]

National Park

Colorado man charged with assault on ranger in Rocky Mountain National Park

The United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado announced Wednesday that a Colorado man has been charged with assaulting a federal officer following last week’s shooting in Rocky Mountain National Park. Daron Marquel Ellis has been indicted on a criminal charge of assaulting a federal agent with the use of a deadly weapon, […]

National Park

2 mountain lion kittens found near Thousand Oaks office complex are cared for at OC Zoo

Veterinarians at the OC Zoo are caring for two mountain lion kittens who were found outside an office complex. (Supervisor OC Don Wagner) Two mountain lion kittens that were found under a picnic table outside an office complex in Thousand Oaks in November are now in the care of vets at the Orange County Zoo. […]