Meet the wild ponies of Grayson Highlands State Park
February 3, 2016, 7:06 a.m. by Catie Leary
These carefree equines are the descendants of 50 Assateague ponies that were released into the area in 1975 to control brush growth..
You can now pee en plein air at one of San Francisco's most popular parks
January 30, 2016, 3:03 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Will an outdoor urinal put an end to a scourge of public trou-dropping?
The plan to tuck a park under Toronto's ugly elevated expressway
November 24, 2015, 10:11 a.m. by Matt Hickman
When you can't demolish it, create 10 acres of neighborhood-connecting open space under it.
Puma returns to rain forest after 20 years in chains
November 24, 2015, 7 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video captures the elderly cat's first moments of freedom in an Amazon forest reserve.
For a spectacular dose of autumn, try the Porcupine Mountains
September 28, 2015, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Thanks to the mountains' towering forest of northern hardwoods and hemlock, the annual fall foliage in the Porkies is one of the most gorgeous in the Midwest.
Take a dizzying walk on the wild side along the 'High Line of the forest'
September 23, 2015, 10:40 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Soaring 40 feet above the forest floor, the Adirondacks' newest trail is a leaf-peeper's delight.