National Park Service

After 11 years, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument reopens
After 11 years, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument reopens
Increased border security means that all 517 square miles are again open to the public.
Closure of federal sheep facility would be a victory for grizzlies
Recreational deaths soar this summer
Recreational deaths soar this summer
Grand Canyon and Colorado rivers have record year for deaths.
The privatization of public campground management
The privatization of public campground management
All the info you need to decide whether you love or hate that the Forest Service uses concessionaires.
Concessionaire Campgrounds: An Explainer
'Which parks aren't relevant to black history?'
'Which parks aren't relevant to black history?'
A black former park ranger talks about diversity on public lands.
Parks for all?
Parks for all?
The National Park Service struggles to connect with a changing America.
Hunting and fishing revenue by state
Hunting and fishing revenue by state
Plus the management budget those dollars provide.
The vital diversity of our parks
The vital diversity of our parks
By making our national parks more welcoming to minorities, we realize the potential of “America’s Best Idea.”
A path to the parks
A path to the parks
A minority college student describes her experience interning with the National Park Service.
The national park popularity contest
The national park popularity contest
An Oklahoma senator’s financial fix for our national treasures.
The Latest: NPS creates new winter-use plan in Yellowstone
The Latest: NPS creates new winter-use plan in Yellowstone
Agreement reached in the Yellowstone snowmobile wars.
Conservation fund turns 50
Conservation fund turns 50
With a $17 billion backlog, this NPS agency needs a funding facelift.