The Latest News & Views

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

  • As the National Park Service and U.S.

  • Valles Caldera National Preserve is an ecologically rich 89,000-acre swath of land in New Mexico, one with a long human history and with a spectacular history of volcanism.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

  • A congressman from New York hopes to bolster pride in America, and boost American manufacturers, by pushing legislation that would require gift shops throughout the National Park System to carry items made in America.

    “When I walk into one of the gift shops at our monuments or national parks, it’s deeply deflating that nearly every item – from American flag mugs to Theodore Roosevelt teddy be

  • A budget battle could be brewing in Congress over funding for the Interior Department.

Sunday, October 23rd, 2011

  • Tearing down dams is no easy job, and to do it safely requires some public access closures from time to time.