National Parks Foundation

National Parks Foundation

OK, this is a no-brainer.  If you have not already, you need to subscribe to the free National Parks newsletter offered by the National Parks Foundation.  Go to the website http://www.nationalparks.org  and sign up.  It comes monthly, so you are...

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National Park Week:  April 18-26, 2020

National Park Week: April 18-26, 2020

Did you know there is a whole week to celebrate our National Parks?  That week is April 18-26 for 2020.  And to kick-off the celebration, all National Parks have free admission on April 18th!  Each day has different activities...

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The reintroduction of the gray wolf to Yellowstone National Park revitalized the ecosystem!

The reintroduction of the gray wolf to Yellowstone National Park revitalized the ecosystem!

As a species, we generally make mistakes in how we treat other people, wildlife, or plants - resulting in exploitation or often extinction. It’s good to see that we are realizing how interconnected we are with our world, and...

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Rats, Cats and Hogs – Oh My!

Rats, Cats and Hogs – Oh My!

Life is never easy...  trying to maintain the delicate balance of plants and wildlife in the National Parks is an ongoing challenge!  I found this article interesting: https://ktla.com/2019/12/04/rats-cats-and-hogs-oh-my-u-s-national-parks-are-being-overrun-by-non-native-animals/

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