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.
New Issue of Park Science Magazine
The newest edition is out and it’s packed with cutting-edge natural and cultural resource science from across the National Park Service.
See what’s happening at parks without leaving your home! Webcams allow you to get up close to wildlife without disturbing them.
Calling All Junior Explorers!
Explore nature from the comfort of your home and earn a badge or digital high five!
Women in Science Stories
Explore the stories of these trailblazing women that continue to shape park service conservation.
Last updated: December 8, 2021