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A visual snapshot of the rowdy American debate over the Keystone XL pipeline played out Thursday on one of the world's most famous stages.
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Officials say a popular 126-foot high sand dune at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore will remain closed indefinitely while scientists continue trying to determine what caused an Illinois boy to become buried under 11 feet of sand.
4 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston
Firefighting crews have contained 90 percent of a fire that's burning in the New River Gorge National River.
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Blossoms such as this delicate variety, photographed at the 2013 celebration, will take center stage at next weekend's Glide Wildflower Show.
A day-long celebration will be held Thursday to mark Chaco Culture National Historical Park's designation as an International Dark Sky Park.
In this Feb. 10, 2006, file photo, provided by Michigan Technological University, a pack of gray wolves is shown on Isle Royale National Park in northern Michigan.
Various improvement projects at Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area will begin in early May, Superintendent John J. Donahue announced Wednesday.
The BC SPCA is seeking the public's help after a dog that apparently starved to death was found in a box in Glacier National Park.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is part of the International Biosphere Reserve, has the largest old growth forest east of the Mississippi River, is one of the most diverse ecosystems in North America, has the densest black bear population in the Eastern United States, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This Sept. 23, 2012 file photo shows buffalo in Custer State Park in western South Dakota.
View from Sir Francis Drake Blvd of Historic B Ranch in Point Reyes Station, Calif.
News Release Date: April 21, 2014 Contact: General Park Information , 305-242-7710 Contact: Media Contact Linda Friar , 305-242-7714 Everglades National Park has reopened areas closed to protect the Frank Key Roseate Spoonbill colony during nesting season.The channel running along the west end of Frank Key, and the Carl Ross Key campsite, have been ... (more)
Release, National Park Service: As Jon G. James, "JJ" arrives on the job this week, he will bring not only an impressive knowledge of American history, but also a passion to preserve and share events that have shaped our nation.
Officials are preparing for a nearly 2,200-acre planned fire at Wind Cave National Park in southwest South Dakota.
Federal scientists studied mercury contamination in 21 Western national parks for years and last week announced bad news for Yosemite National Park -- the worst-tainted fish in the entire study was in a lake not far from Tioga Road.
The National Park Service has approved a plan to dredge about 60,000 cubic yards of sand at Watch Hill and 10,000 cubic yards at Sailors Haven between October and the end of the year.