Effects of the federal government's partial shutdown are rippling across the country. With USDA offices closed, farmers can't apply for loans or the federal aid President Trump pledged to offset losses from the trade war with China. IPO filings are…
"You're looking at Yosemite Falls and in front of you is plastic bottles and trash bags."…
By Ellen Knickmeyer, Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press
A new study shows ozone levels in National Parks are similar to the levels in the largest U.S. cities. But most of this ozone may originate outside of the parks.
By Daniel Ackerman, Scientific American
The incredible views in America's national parks are seen largely by a specific demographic. Visitors are overwhelmingly white, with just one in 10 being Hispanic and 7 percent African-American. Special correspondent Tyler Fingert from the Cronkite School of Journalism reports…
By Tyler Fingert
At Saguaro National Park, the namesake cactus is both the main attraction for hikers -- and thieves. Special correspondent Tyler Fingert of the Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University reports on how the problem is plaguing parks across…
By Associated Press
The plan would nearly triple entrance fees at 17 of the nation's most popular parks, including the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone and Zion, forcing visitors to pay $70 per vehicle during the peak summer season.
By Matthew Brown and Dan Elliot, Associated Press
Yellowstone National Park is open, while the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are closed.
By Associated Press
A U.S. Interior Department official has reacted harshly to the resignation of most members of a board that advises it on national parks.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
Democratic senators are harshly criticizing a National Park Service plan to impose steep increases in entrance fees at 17 of its most popular parks, including the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Yellowstone and Zion.
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