National parks contain many of our nation's most treasured landscapes, from the majestic mountain ranges of Alaska to the vast prairies of the Everglades. Learn about the natural resources in parks, from the rocks under our feet to the sky overhead and everything in between. Discover the issues that affect our parks and how we join with neighbors and partners to address them. Meet the people who protect our parks and learn how you can help preserve these treasures for generations to come.
Women in Science Stories
Explore the stories of these trailblazing women that continue to shape park service conservation.
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Parked at Home
Join us for a new video series, Parked At Home...where you can experience park science in your own backyard or refrigerator!
Visiting national parks? Here are 20 ideas to help you enjoy the great outdoors and recreate responsibly.
Last updated: March 10, 2021