Why the new U.S. public lands bill is such a big deal
February 19, 2019, 10:49 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Here are a few highlights from legislation that's poised to boost wilderness protection across the country.
National wildlife refuge system imperiled by government shutdown
January 25, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Guest Columnist
Refuge protectors weigh in on the shutdown's impact.
This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest
January 24, 2019, 11:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The UP North Loop offers a unique but daunting tour through an array of wild landscapes.
Cat's tongue mushroom: Look for this tiny translucent treat on the forest floor
December 23, 2018, 1:15 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This little mushroom is a pleasant surprise to anyone enjoying a walk in the woods.
Oil drilling closer to reality for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 21, 2018, 12:13 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is hotly contested between oil companies, Alaskans and conservation groups.
These are the fee-free days for U.S. national parks in 2019
December 20, 2018, 9:15 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plus, the fee-free days for wildlife refuges, national forests and more protected wilderness areas.
Cats, dogs and a bobcat are the latest burn victims saved with fish skin
December 10, 2018, 2:54 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
A team of veterinarians use tilapia skin as a healing bandage on their paws.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Turtle 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Honey badger fights leopard to rescue her baby
You know it's winter when it snows in the desert
New map of the night sky reveals 300,000 'hidden' galaxies
9 of the world's largest dog breeds