US National Parks Newswire

US National Parks Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for US National Parks.

Results 1 - 20 of 14,138 in US National Parks

  1. Amid public land battle, outdoor industry boasts $887 billion impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Outdoor recreation accounts for $887 billion in consumer spending each year and supports 7.6 million American jobs, according to a new report. Amid public land battle, outdoor industry boasts $887 billion impact Outdoor recreation accounts for $887 billion in consumer spending each year and supports 7.6 million American jobs, according to a new report.

    Comment?

  2. The Kruger Brothers to Share 'Roan Mountain Suite' Through Live Facebook StreamRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Kruger Brothers will release a remarkable new project during MerleFest 2017 and will share the Roan Mountain Suite through a live stream, hosted on Facebook. The Roan Mountain Suite is the 5thcommission granted to composer Jens Kruger and theKruger Brothers trio.

    Comment?

  3. Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPORead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Twitter's frequent presence in the news, as the preferred megaphone for President D... President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt. President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

    Comment?

  4. The Latest: Russia: UN didn't say Syria attack site unsafeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might... Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work. A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

    Comment?

  5. France says analysis shows Syrian regime behind sarin attackRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might... Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work. A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

    Comment?

  6. Can we believe in science if we don't trust scientists?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jewish World Review

    Thousands gathered on the grounds of the Washington Monument this past Saturday for the "March on Science.' What were they advocating? Well, in a word... science.

    Comment?

  7. Moab Adventure Center Adds Programs and Alternatives to Avoid ConstuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The biggest attraction in Moab, Utah is Arches National Park . Last year this international icon drew a record-breaking 1,585,718 visitors who explored the park both day and night.

    Comment?

  8. Executive Order On National Monuments Could Test Secretary Zinke's Pledge To Roosevelt ConservatismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    The value of the Antiquities Act can be seen within the landscape of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument/Patrick Cone A long April weekend spent exploring Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument revealed the wondrous nature of this arid Sonoran landscape that prompted President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to set it aside as part of the National Park System 80 years ago, and underscored the incalculable worth of the Antiquities Act that enabled him to do so.

    Comment?

  9. Zion National Park's Plein Air Art Invitation Scheduled For NovemberRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    Zion National Park and the Zion National Park Foundation have finalized the dates, event locations, and artists for the 2017 Plein Air Art Invitational. The week-long event is to start on Monday, November 6, and culminate on Saturday, November 11, with the "Art-In-The-Park" Paint Out and Silent Auction event held on the grounds of the Zion Lodge.

    Comment?

  10. Yosemite National Park Seeking Suggestions On Bridalveil Fall Area Rehabilitation ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    Yosemite National Park officials are kicking off a month-long listening period to collect public comments on a proposal to rehabilitate the Bridalveil Fall area. A Improve visitor services at the base of the waterfall, including restroom facilities A Improve accessibility for all A Protect natural and cultural resources in the area A Reduce crowding on the trails and the viewing platform A Improve safety and reduce vehicular/pedestrian conflicts A Improve interpretation and wayfinding During the scoping period, which runs from April 26 through May 26, park staff will be solicitating your ideas, concerns, potential issues, and topics to consider as the park moves through the environmental assessment process.

    Comment?

  11. Witness: Durst victim said he may kill her years earlierRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A retired New York police detective says the missing wife of New York real estate heir Robe... A friend of Susan Berman testified that Berman tapped New York real estate heir Robert Durst as her potential killer years before she was executed in her home. A friend of Susan Berman testified that Berman tapped New York real estate heir Robert Durst as her potential killer years before she was executed in her home.

    Comment?

  12. FEATURE: Ungulate UncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Planet Jackson Hole

    Dead bodies of deer and elk are unpleasant to see. Whether they lay alongside a busy roadway, victims of an accidental strike, or on the National Elk Refuge.

    Comment?

  13. San Diego schools defend effort to fight IslamophobiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    The nation's first double execution in 16 years is raising a new issue involving transparency and the death penalty: Should witnesses be allowed to hear what goes on in the death chamber. The nation's first double execution in 16 years is raising a new issue involving transparency and the death penalty: Should witnesses be allowed to hear what goes on in the death chamber.

    Comment?

  14. Knoxville demonstrators celebrate Earth Day with March for ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Although organizers described science as a nonpartisan issue - noting that one of the goals for the march was to affirm that " science is a democratic value" - many that gathered for the event made clear they were no fans of the current presidential administration. Organizers said the march - not just from the Washington Monument to the U.S. Capitol in Washington , D.C., but in more than 600 cities - was a call "for science that upholds the common good and for political leaders and policy makers to enact evidence-based policies in the public interest".

    Comment?

  15. Photinus carolinus, a firefly species that flashes synchronouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Every year in late May or early June, thousands of visitors gather near the popular Elkmont Campground to observe the naturally occurring phenomenon of photinus carolinus, a firefly species that flashes synchronously. Every year in late May or early June, thousands of visitors gather near the popular Elkmont Campground to observe the naturally occurring phenomenon of photinus carolinus, a firefly species that flashes synchronously.

    Comment?

  16. Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon: Oklahoma Standard Stretch ready for runnersRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Overseers of the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon were looking for new ways to get fans engaged with their race, and a group called LOYAL - Linking Oklahoma's Young Adult Leaders - was looking for ways to help its city. It's a new fan-centric section along about a half-mile of the marathon course that is designed to take runners through Oklahoma City's history from the minute after the bombing to the healing, rebirth and progress it has seen in the past 22 years.

    Comment?

  17. National Park Service Uses Drones To Search For Missing Grand Canyon HikersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    An effort to locate two hikers who went missing in the Grand Canyon on April 15 involved the extensive use of drones owned by the National Park Service. But the aircraft were unable to locate the pair after several days of searching.

    Comment?

  18. Sierra Vista kindergartners explore CHP patrol car, helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    "Everyone is going to want to be a police officer," she said. "Then I have to tell them it's the CHP, and everyone is going to write how they want to fly a helicopter."

    Comment?

  19. Yosemite announces May 1 reopening of Big Oak Flat RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sierra Star

    Big Oak Flat road will reopen to all vehicular traffic at 5 a.m. on Monday, May 1, officials from Yosemite National Park announced Tuesday. Visitors entering the park via Highway 120 will once again be able to drive via Big Oak Flat road to Yosemite Valley.

    Comment?

  20. More affordable Olympic Penninsula listings with waterfront viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    There's plenty to love in this house beyond the 75 feet of saltwater frontage on Ostrich Bay. There's also partial Olympic Mountain views, or a sun room with a wood stove that leads down to the deck, patio and stairs straight to the beach.

    Comment?