National Parks

Can the President Modify a Monument?

Scholar argues that only Congress has the power to modify a National Monument.

Concerns for the Future of Conservation at the National Parks’ Centennial

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell celebrated the occasion with a call to action to change the nation’s conservation approach.

National Park Might Not Be So Pet Friendly

Bay Area canine owners are up in arms over a proposed rule that would limit dog walking.

Crowds May Cause New End to the Appalachian Trail

State park officials consider re-routing the Appalachian Trail away from Mount Katahdin in response to growing crowds.