NPCA AT WORK:
Creating America's 402nd National Park
Photo by Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives
Could Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood become America’s 402nd national park site? Show your support and find out how you can help make history.
Going Underwater to Save Birds
Photo © Emily Tyner
Researcher Emily Tyner is investigating why thousands of birds are dying at Sleeping Bear Dunes in Michigan. Invasive aquatic animals in Lake Michigan may be key—and she’s launched an innovative new diving program to help.
Park Fees Should Benefit Park Visitors
National Park Service photo
The good news: National parks get to keep almost all of the entrance and recreation fees they collect to help fund visitor services. The bad news? If Congress doesn’t act soon, this could change, and parks could lose this important source of revenue.
Help Push for Better Climate Standards
Photo © Theodore Grussing
In June, President Obama unveiled a plan to take on climate change. It's a good start, but we can do better. Please tell EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to finalize the Clean Power Plan and make it even better for parks and people!