The Latest News & Views

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

  • A request by the Restore Hetch Hetchy organization that the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission hold a public hearing on the question of restoring the Hetch Hetchy Valley in Yosemite National Park has been denied.

    Anson Moran, president of the commission, rejected the group's request, saying it was

  • Are short-term bike rentals one solution for easing traffic congestion around the National Mall in Washington, D.C.?

  • Planning to visit Denali National Park and Preserve next year?

Monday, November 28th, 2011

  • An Arizona man whose painting captured the setting along the Colorado River in Glen Canyon National Recreation Area above Lees Ferry has donated the painting to the NRA's permanent collection.

    Above Lees Ferry was painted by Flagstaff artist Robert Dalegowski while he served as Glen Canyon's artist-in-residence at Lees Ferry this past April.

  • While Olympic National Park is facing a multi-million-dollar lawsuit over the fatal goring of a hiker by a mountain goat and has implemented regulations designed to ward off future run-ins with the goats, at goat-rich Glacier National Park officials are not altering