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Friday, November 18th, 2011

  • As the 75th anniversary celebration winds down at Joshua Tree National Park, the park will host its Crossroads Conference with talks on how climate change will impact the park and its resources.

    The two-day conference will begin December 2 and be held in the auditorium at the University of California, Riverside, Pal

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

  • Condors circling overhead have led to the discovery of a male's body in Grand Canyon National Park below Lees Ferry.

    Park officials said that about 10:30 a.m.

  • Hiding a Yellowstone National Park bison under the Christmas tree or in a year-end gift box isn't exactly easy, but it can be done through the Yellowstone Park Foundation.

  • Beginning today you'll be able to hold President James A. Garfield in the palm of your hand. And he'll be worth a buck, too!

    The U.S. Mint today released the $1 coin with President Garfield's likeness on one side and the Statue of Liberty on the flip side. A special event was scheduled to be held at the [url=http://www.nps.gov/jaga]James A.

  • Fiddlin', dancin', and American history will be on display through year's end with special programs at Homestead National Monument of America.

    From November 25 through New Year's Eve you'll be able to take in sparkling decorations from many countries showcasing ethnic traditions at both the Education Center and Heritage Centers at the n