Items by Glenn Nelson
Obama created national monuments at Bears Ears and Gold Butte, sites with huge significance to Native Americans.
The Park Service’s best-known ranger is determined not to let the African-American soldiers fall into obscurity.
Last week’s celebration showed how close we are to natural beauty, yet so far from diversifying our national parks.
The lack of diversity in the outdoors often prompts people of color to ponder their sense of belonging in nature.
The national park system does more than celebrate beauty. It also commemorates the ugliest parts of our past.