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Jun 18, 2014 05:35 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
An expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument would protect one of the few large unspoiled sections of ocean waters on the planet. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2014 05:00 PM ET // AFP & Discovery News
President Obama announces the expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument from almost 87,000 square miles to nearly 782,000 square miles.
Oct 10, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Christina Reed
For the first time in 17 years, national parks across the United States are again hoisting closed signs during a government shutdown.
Aug 30, 2013 09:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Visitors don't even have to get out of their cars to enjoy some of America's natural beauty.
Aug 29, 2013 02:57 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A National Guard Predator drone is being called into action for the Rim Fire in California. Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2013 06:45 AM ET // AFP
The wildfire threatening Yosemite National Park has grown to become California's seventh biggest ever, as firefighters battle to protect San Francisco's main water supply.
Jul 25, 2013 09:51 AM ET // Tim Wall
Leisure earns serious money in the United States with national parks bringing in more money than sporting events. Continue reading →
Jul 11, 2013 12:37 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The record 129.2 Fahrenheit heat in Death Valley on June 30 was hardly the hottest temperature on Earth for that day. Continue reading →
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