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Its cave-rooms are truly vast, and Luray's keepers are insistent on preserving/presenting the caverns in their natural state so as to maintain US National Natural Landmark status.
For the third time this summer, Yellowstone National Park rangers have cited a tourist for illegally flying a drone in the park.
Devils Tower is a remarkable geologic feature in South Dakota. It was featured in the movie "Close Encounters of the Third Kind."
The Fort Larned National Historic Site about 130 miles northwest of Wichita is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the day President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a proclamation making the fort a national park.
The National Park Service is taking steps to ban drones from 84 million acres of public lands and waterways, saying the unmanned aircraft annoy visitors, harass wildlife and threaten safety.
Travel from Buffalo, Wyoming west towards Yellowstone National Park on route 16 will take you through the Bighorn National Forest.
We've been preparing for years, hoping we would never again experience a firestorm like the one that ravaged our Yosemite National Park community of Foresta in August 1990.
A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a repeat American ginseng poacher to more than five months in jail for the illegal possession or NC man sentenced for ginseng poaching in the Smokies ASHEVILLE - A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a repeat American ginseng poacher to more than five months in jail for the illegal possession or Check out this ... (more)
Park officials said Friday that Donald Criswell of Molalla, Oregon, flew an unmanned aircraft over Midway Geyser Basin and near bison on Aug. 19. In early August, rangers charged Theodorus Van Vliet of the Netherlands after his drone allegedly crashed into Grand Prismatic Spring.
The Green River is one such river, born high in the Wind River Range of Wyoming and flowing steadily down to its confluence with the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park .
The National Park Service is accepting feedback on its new offering of "next day" tickets for the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor.
A former assistant manager at Yosemite Lodge in Yosemite National Park was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury on wire fraud and identity theft charges in connection with guest charges at the lodge, U.S Attorney Benjamin Wagner's office said.
Crews are in the process of removing an unidentified body from the Cuyahoga River in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park near the Highland Road bridge.
The man who pleaded guilty to stabbing and raping a woman the Great Smoky Mountains National Park will spend the next 27 years behind bars.
For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks - some weighing hundreds of pounds - zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.
Authorities say a 20-year-old Russian man found dead in Grand Teton National Park died of blunt force trauma from a fall.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 04:18 am
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