The Latest News & Views

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

  • Beach erosion isn't limited to the national seashores. Indeed, Lake Michigan at times has a personality that rivals the oceans', and beach erosion along Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is no small problem.

  • So, are more Americans looking for a vacation in Death Valley National Park than, say, Yellowstone National Park?

  • Come fall in Pennsylvania the hardwood forests glow orange, red, and yellow as the air takes on a crispness that blankets the Poconos with the smells of autumn.

Monday, September 17th, 2012

  • Though Mammoth Cave and Carlsbad Caverns national parks are perhaps best known within the National Park System for their caves, other parks have caves worth exploring, too.

  • Natural history and cultural heritages can't be constrained by political boundaries, which is one reason why it's good to see the United States and Russia working to forge ties through a “Shared Beringian Heritage Program."

    Through this program the proposed Beringia National Park in Chukotka, Russia, would be linked with the [url=http://www.nps.gov/bela]Bering Land Bridge National Preserve[/url