The proposal comes not long after many of the parks that charge entrance fees raised them. The rationale is the same — to address a backlog of maintenance and infrastructure.
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Secretary Zinke has mentioned public-private partnerships for campgrounds multiple times, including with reporters and at a Recreational Vehicle Industry Association meeting.
Spending was up by about 8 percent and visits rose by 5.5 percent over 2015, a new report says.
A yearlong investigation called "A Legacy of Harassment" got Congressional attention.
Old stories, like the coyote versus the sun, can inform today's approach to studying, and perhaps resolving, climate change.
NPS says parks need to think more creatively in order to deal with a changing climate -- and visitation patterns.
Diversity is a priority of the National Park Service and the mission of a Denver group that works to get kids outdoors