The Latest News & Views

Friday, September 28th, 2012

  • Cowpens National Battlefield and the Revolutionary War battle it commemorates are both named for a site associated with the early cattle industry in America.

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

  • Throughout the National Park System there are traces of Latino heritage, some obscure, some well-defined and well-preserved.

  • There's more than just changing leaves happening in America’s national parks this fall. Here is a small sampling of some of the activities that are taking place during September, October, and November.

  • The aurora borealis (Northern Lights) have long been a source of fascination for people fortunate to live in—or visit—locations where they are visible.

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

  • Should the Hetch Hetchy Valley of Yosemite National Park be drained of its reservoir and restored?

    On its face, that's a pretty easy question to answer. Of course!