U.S. cities that honor Taras Shevchenko include Cleveland, Detroit, New York and Washington. Learn how they pay tribute to this poet and why.
Learn about the significance of parks and trails named after Martin Luther King Jr. and how parks, and access to them, shaped his activism.
Many National Park Service rangers tell the story of the United States from firsthand experience. Betty Reid Soskin has a century's worth.
President Biden recently restored original protections to three national monuments in the United States. Learn more about each here.
Scientists discovered human footprints in New Mexico believed to be 23,000 years old. The findings could aid research on the last ice age.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced new protections for the nation's largest national forest, which houses over 400 species of wildlife.
July 31 is World Ranger Day! Learn about five of America's most visited national parks (there are 423 parks total) and what keeps guests coming back.
Culturally and historically significant locations are eligible for federal funding as National Historic Landmark sites. Learn more about the designation.
The United States is a partner with more than 30 countries around the world through the Sister Parks program, promoting environmental conservation.