Tag Archives: National parks

It’s our duty as Americans to protect our national parks for the next hundred years —Alex Honnold

Rock climber Alex Honnold argues we must do more to defend US national parks from a slew of imminent environmental threats Just over eight years ago, I completed a free solo ascent unroped of the one of the most beautiful and challenging climbs in the world: a 350 metre crack called Moonlight Buttress in southwestern … Read More

If US national parks are to continue to thrive they must manifest the diversity of our population

As the National Park Service changes 100, a brand-new safarus aims to acquire the countrys natural spaces more petitioning to all Americans, regardless of hasten, over the next century In the sweltering heat of a summertime date, I stepped along the visitor ways of Yosemite national park. I had just made the five-hour drive from … Read More

Going ‘High on Life’ territory Canadian followers in hot water for Yellowstone stunt

Four humanities face charges over images on social media depicting them exiting off trail in fragile country of park, after earlier wake-boarding incident at Bonneville Salt Flats Authorities in Yellowstone national park are recommending a group of Canadian males accused of tramping off trail and touching in a delicate hot spring to reversal themselves in, … Read More

Obama at Yosemite strikes ‘lip service’ to natural attractivenes amid climate inaction

President praises national parks on visit to Yosemite and adds climate change no longer a threat, its a reality Barack Obama alarmed on Saturday that climate change could ruin many of Americas vaunted national parks, criticizing political opponents who pay lip service in regions of natural beautiful while opposing efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. … Read More

Top 10 US mid-Atlantic national and district ballparks

The eastern US states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland offer light-green spaces with stunning heydays and cataracts, as well as splendid wildlife Delaware Water Gap national recreation area, Pennsylvania The Delaware river forms part of the border between Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In the 1960 s the Army Corps of Technologist proposed constructing … Read More

Trump administration’s Twitter feud with the National Parks Service is absurd

Were in for a long four years. Time to go to a national park, admire the majesty of nature and take a deep breath in the fresh air Consider the sequoia. This American icon has a whorled orange-hued exterior, and is topped off with an instant recognizable bristly structure. Yet when 19 th century loggers … Read More

10 of Canada’s excellent lesser-known national parks

To mark its 150 th anniversary, Canada is offering free entry to its impressive national parks. But which to pick? We select 10 lesser-known wildernesses Canada has immense swathes of unspoiled sort, from coasts to mountains to tundra and solidify Arctic deserts. While some of these spectacular landscapes are in famous national parks, such as … Read More