In the Summer 2024 Issue

Recent Articles

  • Magazine Article

    Weeding the Grand Canyon

    Summer 2024 | By Melissa L. Sevigny

    The search for an invasive plant, ghosts of the past and belonging on a journey downriver.

  • Magazine Article

    Four Walks in the Park

    Summer 2024 | By Nicolas Brulliard

    When I decided to camp four nights over four seasons in Rocky Mountain, I hoped for some time alone in the woods. I got that — plus a snowstorm almost…

  • Magazine Article

    Do or Die?

    Summer 2024 | By Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan

    As climate change threatens some of the national parks’ most treasured species, scientists ponder a drastic strategy: moving plants and animals into new habitats to save them.

  • Magazine Article

    A Building of Trust

    Summer 2024 | By Dorian Fox

    Before even opening, a new welcome center at Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument is changing the relationship between the park and the region’s Wabanaki Nations.

  • Magazine Article

    The Dog Trainers of Cat Island

    Summer 2024 | By Jacob Baynham

    During World War II, the U.S. Army attempted to train dogs to hunt Japanese soldiers. The secret experiment on an island off the Gulf Coast did not go well.

  • Magazine Article

    Tour de Greg

    Summer 2024 | By Jacob Baynham

    The feel-good sports film “Hard Miles” is inspired by the true story of a man who takes at-risk youth across the country on homemade bicycles.