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 Associated Press
The massive slabs of Earth’s crust might have started their journey more than 3.5 billion years ago.
By Shannon Hall, Scientific American
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is personally encouraging National Park Service employees to report any forms of workplace harassment they experience or witness.
By Sam Smith, Associated Press
According to health department officials in California, a second visitor to Yosemite National Park has been diagnosed with what is believed to be the human plague.
By Alexandra Hall
By PBS NewsHour
Two climbers successfully scaled the near-vertical slab of El Capitan's Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park, using their fingers and feet without additional aids. After 19 days, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are the first to free climb the entire…
The wildfire burning outside of Yosemite National Park has already consumed 235 square miles of forest and threatened several small towns. Jeffrey Brown reports on the efforts more than 3,600 firefighters to battle one of the largest wildfires in California…
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