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    A Critical Moment for the Climate

    Aug 2022 | By Chad Lord

    The new Inflation Reduction Act in the Senate would authorize nearly $1 billion for the National Park Service to respond to climate change, among its many benefits. Here’s what's in…

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    9 Park Success Stories Advocates Made Possible

    Aug 2022 | By John Garder

    On the two-year anniversary of the Great American Outdoors Act, parks around the country are seeing big, tangible improvements as a result of this historic bipartisan victory.

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    'Let the World See'

    Aug 2022 | By Kyle Groetzinger

    These four journalists reported on the unspeakable, braving danger, and in some cases discrimination, to bring the brutal injustice of Emmett Till’s murder to light.

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    The First National Park East of the Mississippi

    Jul 2022 | By Jennifer Errick

    Congress designated Yellowstone as the world’s first national park in 1872, inspiring a lasting fascination with the rugged landscapes of the West. The first U.S. national park east of the…

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    Take Better Park Photos

    Jul 2022 | By Sheila Faalasli

    It can be difficult to capture the beauty of our national parks in photos. One NPCA staffer shares tips to get more confident with your camera and make your…

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    The First National Park Established for Its Biodiversity

    Jul 2022 | By Cara Capp

    National parks protect places of national significance, from historic homes to rare fossil sites to areas of scenic beauty. Everglades was the first national park designated specifically to preserve…