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2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Learn about the National Park Service response to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Plan Like a Park Ranger in 2021

Visiting a national park this summer? Park rangers are sharing their top 10 lists of insider tips to plan ahead for a fun, safe adventure.

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Summer Sun, Park Fun

There are endless ways to enjoy national parks all summer! Find ways to play and stay safe while out and about.

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This Month's National Park Getaway

Birmingham Civil Rights NM shares stories of Americans uniting to fight for civil rights despite all dangers and adversity they faced.

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Gather 'Round the Campfire Safely

Whether out camping or building a backyard blaze, find tips to build and maintain a safe campfire.

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Latino Conservation Week

From July 17 to 25, join the movement to celebrate Latino stewardship and enjoyment of the great outdoors.

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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: July 9, 2021