A new national park in Afghanistan offers hope for wildlife and people
March 13, 2020, 12:03 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Local communities played a key role in the creation of Bamyan Plateau Protected Area, a large new national park in Afghanistan.
Take a visual tour through England's Lake District National Park
February 29, 2020, 9:07 a.m. by Ben Bolton
The United Kingdom's most popular national park has some of the most unforgettable hikes.
The 'most famous bike trail in the world' may be leased to oil companies
February 19, 2020, 3:20 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The federal government is proposing opening up Utah's Sand Flats to drilling.
Once protected as national monuments, these Utah lands now face drilling and mining
February 7, 2020, 4:15 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The areas were part of national monuments in Utah that were dramatically shrunk in 2017.
Photographer beckons you to explore White Sands National Park
January 15, 2020, 5:55 p.m. by Catie Leary
This 'magical place' is basking in the glory of its newly minted national park status, and this photographer's work can help you explore it.
What you can see on fee-free days at U.S. national parks this year
January 14, 2020, 12:31 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plus, the fee-free days for wildlife refuges, national forests and more protected wilderness areas.
Sinking temperatures jumpstart winter transformation of Yellowstone waterfall
November 29, 2019, 9:53 a.m. by Ben Bolton
Video shows one of the first freezes of the season.
'Tower of Voices' honors the Sept. 11 bravery of Flight 93
September 11, 2019, 10:03 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
National memorial site in Pennsylvania honors the passengers and crew of Flight 93.
Girl returns rock to national park and earns rangers' sweet shout-out
August 23, 2019, 1:11 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The stone is now back safe in the Great Smoky Mountains.