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August 10 2012


April 30 2012


Will Oil Extraction Harm Western Parks?

The government is considering whether to open roughly 2.3 million acres of land in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming to two controversial types of energy development.
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April 20 2012


Tipping a Hat to the Planet

From free park admission to performance art to a bayou cleanup, there are dozens of ways to observe Earth Day.

December 16 2011


November 11 2011


September 19 2011


A Summer of Humans vs. Grizzlies

No one knows the reason why humans have come into conflict with grizzlies so often this summer, but the growing bear population seems to be a big factor.

September 13 2011


A Wilderness Ranger, Age 21

A college student spends his summer scrambling over hundreds of miles of rock and dirt in the mountain ranges of eastern Nevada, courtesy of a group known as the Student Conservation Association.

July 29 2011


Projecting Our Nature Onto Ravenous Bears

The bears that have been wandering into backyards or homes, looking for food and sometimes attacking people, have in some ways been shaped by humans. But in a broader, wilder way, they are simply being bears.

November 03 2010


A Minority Challenge in National Parks

Surveys show that visitors are overwhelmingly non-Hispanic whites, and that many blacks and Latinos face logistical or cultural barriers to making the trip.

June 08 2010


A Last Line of Defense? National Parks at Sea

More than 245 scientists from 35 countries signed a statement that asks government leaders around the world to consider designating large reserves of the ocean as protected areas.

August 01 2009


UNDP to Help Fortify Venezuela’s National Park System

Venezuela has one of the oldest national park systems in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).  However, most of the nation’s parks are under-funded, under-appreciated and misused by the average Venezuelan, and in serious need of investments in improvements and improved management. This week the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and Venezuela’s Planning and Development Ministry (Ministerio [...]
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