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Reel in a Junior Ranger Badge!

Kids can earn a new Junior Ranger Angler badge while learning more about fun, safe, sustainable fishing in public lands.

Bronze statue of African American Civil War soldiers

The Moment of Freedom

Learn the story behind "Juneteenth," one of the oldest-known celebrations of the end of slavery in the United States.

Bee standing on a yellow flower

The Buzz on Pollinators

From birds, bees, and bats, learn more about the essential role of pollinators in parks and efforts to protect them.

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This Month’s National Park Getaway

Explore an exciting world above and below ground at Wind Cave National Park in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

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Make a Splash

Find ways to enjoy the ocean while keeping the beaches and water clean for marine life and future generations.

Two bicyclists wearing helmets and backpacks stopped on a road to view a mountain

Going Somewhere?

Whether you are hitting the roads, trails, or waterways, find tips and planning tools to make your trip a fun, safe adventure.

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Watching Wildlife (Safely)

Get your selfies and other amazing nature moments while practicing these 7 tips to keep you and wildlife safe.

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National Park News

Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks.

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Photos, Videos, Webcams & More

Explore the national parks through multimedia. Search for photos, videos, webcams, and audio files on any topic.

Last updated: June 18, 2018