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5 Ways to Find Your Voice

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By visiting, volunteering, or supporting our parks, we all can pitch in to help the places we love.

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See the 10 Least-Visited National Parks

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The country's most popular parks, such as Great Smoky Mountains and Golden Gate, continue to draw record numbers of visitors. But what about the underappreciated places where only a handful of adventurers go? Take a peek at these 10 under-the-radar national gems.

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Obama Designates a National Park at Pullman

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The president designated this model industrial town with deep ties to African-American history and the U.S. labor movement as one of three new national monuments.

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Protecting Our Underwater Wonders

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Earlier this year, the West Coast realized its first marine wilderness at Point Reyes National Seashore in California. We can build on that success with a marine reserve at Biscayne National Park in Florida.

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PARK ADVOCATE BLOG: LATEST NEWS

Trivia Challenge: The Darkest National Parks in the United States

The Milky Way arches over Chimney Rock at the world's newest dark-sky park. NPS photo by Jacob W. Frank.Q: Last week, the International Dark-Sky Association named a new dark-sky park—the seventh site in the U.S. National Park System that now holds that honor. This coveted designation recognizes not only excellent stargazing opportunities, but also superior night-sky stewardship through responsible lighting, public education, and community outreach. Can you name these seven U.S. national park sites […]

Say No to Soda Mountain Solar

6 reasons why the Interior Department should choose conservation over development in the remarkable Soda Mountains. Photo © Michael Gordon.Soda Mountain Solar is a proposed solar energy plant that developers want to build in the shadow of Mojave National Preserve, right in the heart of the California desert. This proposal is the most harmful solar development that the Interior Department is currently considering, and the agency’s final decision will determine whether builders can put […]

Pitch in to Help the Places You Love

Pitch in to Help the Places You Love: 5 Ways to Find Your Voice“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” –Theodore Roosevelt Soon the National Park System will celebrate its 100th birthday. Our national parks are among the most beloved places in America. Can you imagine what our country would be like if visionaries had not set aside places like Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, […]

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