The Latest News & Views

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

  • Are you one of the increasing number of people who suffer from nomophobia?

    That's a term derived from "no-mobile-phone phobia," or the fear of being out of mobile phone contact.

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

  • A ranger from North Cascades National Park] and a helicopter pilot have been honored by Interior Secretary Ken Salazar for their efforts in rescuing an injured climber in July 2009.

  • Wolves in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve seem to be thriving, according to the preserve's latest report on the canids, with at least 71 animals divided among nine packs.

    And not only are the wolves doing well, but so is their main prey -- the Forty Mile Caribou Herd. Since biologists started studying wolves in Yukon-Charl

Monday, March 12th, 2012

  • Climbing rangers from Grand Teton National Park and guides from Exum Mountain Guides have been recognized for their valor in connection with a search-and-rescue operation in the Tetons when 17 climbers were [url=http://www.nationalparkstraveler.com/2010/07/one-dead-16-injured-following-lightning-thunderstorm-grand-teto

  • Yogi might have been smarter than the average bear, but he was just a two-dimensional cartoon character. But there's a bear in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve who really seems to be smarter than the average bear, as he's figured out how to use tools.