The Latest News & Views

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

  • For the third time in a week, a pipeline carrying water below the rim in Grand Canyon National Park has broken.

  • The fireflies at Great Smoky Mountains National Park know it's getting warmer earlier than usual.

  • Birding and chuckwagon breakfasts intersect Sunday at Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota.

    The Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association invites birders of all ages and experience levels to participate in the 58th Annual Bird Walk on Sunday, June 3. The walk will start at 6:30 a.m.

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

  • Analysis of bone fragments found in the backcountry of Glacier National Park last summer have confirmed they came from a hiker who vanished in the park four years ago.

    The search for 27-year-old Yi-Jien Hwa, of Malaysia, was launched August 20, 2008, a day after his family reported him missing.

  • Is hunting about to spread across the National Park System? Worries that that could be the fallout of legislation that cleared the U.S.