President Obama’s latest budget plan, released on Tuesday, March 4, strongly reaffirms his administration’s push to combat climate change by reducing harmful fossil fuel emissions and promoting clean energy technology.
The report, titled “Green Investments,” highlights the need for lawmakers to appropriately fund programs that safeguard America’s natural resources and the agencies that oversee them, which together account for only a tiny sliver of wh
About five years after Congress last protected any land as designated Wilderness, Michigan’s Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has broken the streak, a fitting celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.
National parks and forests have provided the backdrop for dozens, if not hundreds of films throughout the years. From faraway planets to jurassic jungles to Old West hide-outs, our great American landscapes have played just about every role imaginable.
Editor's Note: Jenny's blog originally appeared in February 2014 as part of a four-part series in which our staff explore some of the desert treasures we're working to preserve and protect from potential energy and other development. Since publication,
Climate change is forcing many species to embark on a mass exodus out of their native habitats. Sometimes they’re able to find refuge in new areas that can support their biological needs, but sometimes there’s just nowhere to run.