The Latest News & Views

Friday, April 6th, 2012

  • Got your ticket punched for a visit to Denali National Park and Preserve this summer?

  • You can add Rocky Mountain National Park to the list of parks that are being scoured for as many species as possible during a 24-hour period, and you can even participate in the inventory.

    The BioBlitz, sponsored by the National Geographic Society and the National Park Service, will be held August 24-25.

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

  • While a big deal was made several years ago when the outgoing Bush administration moved to allow energy exploration on the doorstep of some national parks in Utah, relatively little has been heard about oil drilling on the Blackfoot Reservation next to Glacier National Park.

    In the Utah matter, a series of leases i

  • It's time for the annual pool: When will the snowplows open the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park end-to-end?

    Word from the park is that the road crews have started their spring plowing operations.

  • It may be “back to the drawing board” for off-road vehicle rules at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

    Back in February North Carolina Congressman Walter B. Jones, Jr. introduced a bill to void the latest “final rules” regarding pedestrian and ORV use on the seashore.